Accession Number:

ADD019071

Title:

Flexible High-Damping Composite Structures and Fabrication Thereof

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 3 May 1994, patented 28 Apr 1998

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1998-04-28

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

Composite structures which are cost-effectively fabricated using conventional resin transfer molding or filament winding technique, featuring utilization of fiber fabric material or individually stranded fiber tow material as the fiber reinforcement material for high strain-to-failure viscoelastic matrix material and affording desired structural performance and superior performance in terms of flexibility, damping and damage-tolerance.

Subject Categories:

  • Laminates and Composite Materials

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE