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Handbook Of Fibrous Materials

Report Number: WADD TR 60-584 Part II
Author: Baker, Walter S.
Author: Kaswell, Ernest R.
Corporate Author: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc.
Laboratory: Directorate of Materials and Processes
Date of Publication: 1961-10
Pages: 221
Contract: AF 33(616)-7504
Project: 7381
Task: 73812
AD Number: AD0269386

This report contains the summarized and consolidated information extracted from ASD Technical Reports covering several phases of fibrous materials research. The information is arranged to make the results of these reports more readily available and useful to decelerator designers and others interested in the fibrous materials phase of Air Force research.

The report is divided into sections covering the pertinent facets of fibrous material information. Fairly complete information is supplied on various phases of ageing properties; basic design data; friction, abrasion and weather resistance; impact loading; porosity and air permeability; sewability; radiation properties; and aerodynamic heating of different yarns, cords, webbings and fabrics.

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