Accession Number:

ADD019211

Title:

Submersible Vehicle Hull Portion Having Integrally Formed Fluid Tank

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 17 Jan 97, patented 15 Sep 98

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1998-09-15

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

A submarine hull has integrally defined fuel tankage tubes surrounding an inner skin, and a structural foam core in the interstitial annular space not occupied by the tubing. An outer skin completes the structure, both inner and outer skins are of composite construction.

Subject Categories:

  • Submarine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE