Accession Number:

ADD013248

Title:

Inflatable Bottom Construction for Inflatable Boat.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 31 Jan 83, patented 31 Jul 84,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1984-07-31

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

An inflatable bottom structure in an inflatable boat avoids blisters in the exposed, heavy duty outer walls of superimposed upper and lower inflatable floors by a composite wall construction wherein an outer layer of synthetic rubber material, in which a heavy woven synthetic fiber fabric is embedded, an an inner synthetic rubber layer, disposed on a flexible tension strand holding scrim cloth layer, are fused and cured into a unitary wall.

Subject Categories:

  • Structural Engineering and Building Technology
  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE