Accession Number:

ADD015527

Title:

Fixture for Pressure Testing Sight Glasses.

Descriptive Note:

Patent Application, Filed 19 Jun 92,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1992-06-19

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

A fixture for pressure testing sight glasses includes a base having a recessed pressure chamber therein, a peripheral seal ring in the pressure chamber and a supply passage for supplying a pressurized fluid to the pressure chamber. The test fixture is operable by securing a sight glass on the fixture so that the sight glass is received in sealing engagement with the seal ring above the pressure chamber in order to apply a predetermined fluid pressure to the sight glass.

Subject Categories:

  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE