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Research And Development On Advanced Graphite Materials. Volume VII - High Density Recrystallized Gaphite By Hot forming

Report Number: WADD TR 61-72 Volume VII
Author: Neel, E. A.
Author: Zeithsch, J. J.
Author: Kellar, A. A.
Corporate Author: National Carbon Company
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1962-06
Pages: 70
Contract: AF 33(616)-6915
Project: 7350
Task: 735002
AD Number: AD0278603

This report describes the mechanical and thermal properties of several types of ZT graphite. Grade ZTA is discussed in detail and its physical properties are compared to those of other premium graphites, including pyrolytic, over the range from room temperature to 3000°C. Specifications for Grade ZTA are established. The properties of other grades of ZT graphite and the results from 79 subscale firings in solid fuel rocket motors at various locations are tabulated.

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