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Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003475
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... Abstract This article discusses composites for unmanned space vehicles and provides an overview of key design drivers, challenges, and environment for use of composites in spacecraft, launch vehicles, and missiles. It describes the design allowable properties of composite materials. The article...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004165
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... temperatures, and mechanical effects such as chafing and fretting. The second value of a complete vehicle test is the ability to verify everything in one comprehensive test. Regarding new models to be launched, complete vehicle testing is preferably used when the quality of a test object on most levels has...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003416
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
..., such as short beam shear tests, the crossovers appear to be of value in increasing the apparent shear stress to force the desired failure mode. In small rocket launch tubes, crossovers provide an additional benefit. If they are on the inner surface, they can prevent band or tows from unwinding or...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003480
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... Instrumentation Engineers, July 1999 27. Zweben C. , Advanced Composites in Spacecraft and Launch Vehicles , Launchspace , June/July 1998 , p 55 – 58 28. Zweben C. , “Material Selection and Manufacturing for Spacecraft and Launch Vehicles,” state-of-the-art report, Advanced...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 6
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1993
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v06.a0001420
EISBN: 978-1-62708-173-3
... applications may include welded skirt assemblies for space launch vehicles and other compression-loaded structures. Weld metal porosity can form in aluminum alloys when monatomic hydrogen is partitioned interdendritically during solidification. A sufficient amount of hydrogen must be partitioned so that the...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003425
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... , Center for Composite Materials Technical Report 93-03 , University of Delaware , 1993 , p 1 – 23 In an effort to meet requirements on future aircraft such as the F-22 Raptor, X-33 Reusable Launch Vehicle, V-22 Osprey, and Joint Strike Fighter, the aerospace industry has been the primary driver...
Book: Machining
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 16
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1989
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v16.a0002170
EISBN: 978-1-62708-188-7
... chemical milling is an accepted and widely applied process within the aerospace industry, with major applications in military and commercial airframes, launch vehicles, turbine and rocket engines, helicopters, and missiles. There are very few nonaerospace, commercial applications...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13C
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13c.a0004100
EISBN: 978-1-62708-184-9
... because they are simple, rugged, and become effective immediately on platform launch. The primary corrosion protection for ship hulls is provided by coatings, augmented by cathodic protection to protect areas of coatings holidays and damage. Detection of corrosion in underground environments relies on a...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 18
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 31 December 2017
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v18.a0006377
EISBN: 978-1-62708-192-4
..., often times the satellites and satellite launch vehicles wait for extended periods of time in humid coastal environments prior to launch, potentially exposing the moving mechanical assemblies to humidity ( Ref 5 ). In view of this, there have been major studies aimed at developing multiphase composite...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 1A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 31 August 2017
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v01a.a0006312
EISBN: 978-1-62708-179-5
... Since the onset of CGI production in the early 1970s, a variety of components have been launched in series production, including exhaust manifolds and turbocharger housings ( Ref 19 , 20 , 21 , 22 ); brake discs for high-speed trains ( Ref 23 , 24 , 25 ); brake drums for trucks ( Ref 26 ); a...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13b.a0003824
EISBN: 978-1-62708-183-2
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003519
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... assessment chart fault tree root cause determination ON 27 JANUARY 1967, the crew of Apollo I was lost when a fire broke out inside their command module during a simulation run aboard their unfueled Saturn 1B launch vehicle. It was a tragic event that shook a nation into reconsidering the promise of...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 14B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2006
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v14b.a0005127
EISBN: 978-1-62708-186-3
... respect that the workpiece is given kinetic energy early in the process and where forming is largely inertial because kinetic energy is dissipated as plastic deformation. For each of the forming methods, the physics is quite different in determining what the as-launched velocity profile of the workpiece...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 15 January 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0006755
EISBN: 978-1-62708-295-2
... critical thinking failure investigation fault tree analysis root-cause determination ON JANUARY 27, 1967, the crew of the U.S. space mission Apollo I was lost when a fire broke out inside their command module during a simulation run aboard their unfueled Saturn 1B launch vehicle on the launch pad...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 18
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 31 December 2017
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v18.a0006436
EISBN: 978-1-62708-192-4
... 4450 N (1000 lbf). Source: Ref 23 Other potential aerospace applications of titanium alloys include drive mechanism components and launch locks (mechanisms used to distribute the load induced by an aerospace vehicle launch through an alternate load path). Replacement of steel gears with...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 13A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2003
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v13a.a0003691
EISBN: 978-1-62708-182-5
... violation is severe and mandated in the Code of Federal Regulations. Penalties consist of fines, with the potential for incarceration for willful violations, which are specifically defined. In July 2001, OSHA announced the launch of a National Emphasis Program (NEP) to reduce occupational lead exposures...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 2A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 November 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v02a.a0006497
EISBN: 978-1-62708-207-5
... the launch of this program, using PM as the preferred manufacturing process for such components. Figure 2 shows one of the largest and more complex cam caps manufactured by the PM process and illustrates the intricate detail that can be formed by this process ( Ref 5 ). Incorporated into GM’s high...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 5B
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v05b.a0006049
EISBN: 978-1-62708-172-6
... short length of time to form a tightly adhering, hard, tough, semipermeable coating which protects the ferrous surface against attack in a highly corrosive atmosphere by the process of selective galvanic action.” This invention launched the most popular commercial vehicle for inorganic zinc-rich...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 7
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v07.a0006132
EISBN: 978-1-62708-175-7
... the launch of new camshaft bearing cap programs. However, as an intense period of research activity has generated the development of enhanced processes and higher performance materials, many new and more demanding applications are under consideration. An appreciation of the attributes of the PM...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 23
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 June 2012
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v23.a0005660
EISBN: 978-1-62708-198-6
... cost-effective. While consideration of cost may make for a competitive product from the perspective of the manufacturer, this overlooks the role and value of regulatory agencies in the medical product development and launch process. It is often underappreciated that the creation and subsequent growth...