Accession Number:

ADP000301

Title:

Studies on Mechanical and Aerodynamical Blast-Attenuation Devices,

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Corporate Author:

NATIONAL INST FOR SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNICAL CREATION BUCHAREST (ROMANIA)

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Report Date:

1981-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

Protection of personnel andor equipment in enclosures against strong blasts involves the use of fast-action valves to shut off ventilation inlets and other openings. Such a device was submitted to shocks up to 5 atms in a large shock-tube facility and after redesign adequate strength was demonstrated.

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE