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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
.... The article provides information on the specific state-of-the-art applications of composite materials for spacecraft missiles and launch vehicles. A discussion on the key applications, including solid rocket motor casings, payload fairings, and payload support structures, is presented. composite...
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
... serve as mandrels. Mandrel Types Descriptions of the principal mandrel types used in the filament-winding industry are given below. Water-Soluble Mandrels Water-soluble mandrels are primarily used in rocket motor cases and pressure vessels where mandrel removal through small openings...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003032
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
... . Fig. 1 Composite forms Fig. 2 Typical fiber-resin applications. (a) Filament winding of pipe or rocket motor case. (b) Unidirectional tape laydown for aircraft panel. (c) Tape-wrapping cone for rocket motor nozzle. (d) Layup of fabric resin for boat hull. (e) Molding of hollow cylinder...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 17
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v17.a0006456
EISBN: 978-1-62708-190-0
... radiograph (b) of a solid rocket motor igniter shows a serious flaw in a carefully oriented tangential shot. A CT image (a) at the height of the flaw shows the flaw in more detail and in a form an inexperienced viewer can readily recognize. Courtesy of J.H. Stanley, ARACOR Computed tomography has been...
Series: ASM Desk Editions
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 November 1995
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.emde.a0003031
EISBN: 978-1-62708-200-6
... such as panels in aircraft and appliances to such high-performance applications as helicopter rotor blades and rocket motor cases. The reasons for the widespread usage of glass-fiber composites include competitive price, availability, good handleability, ease of processing, high strength, and other acceptable...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 14A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v14a.a0004010
EISBN: 978-1-62708-185-6
... , Ref 11 ). Roll forming can be considered as a combination of metal spinning and shear forming techniques. Roll forming has been used to make components such as aircraft engine turbine disks, rocket motor cases, shafts, and automotive wheels. The roll forming process typically employs pairs of opposed...
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By Frank K. Ko
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003361
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... rigid armor Personal armor Pressure vessels Racing canoes Racing cars (structural panels) Racing sculls and catamarans Radar dishes Radomes Record brushes Robot arms and fingers Rocket launcher Rocket motor casing Rolling ferel drum Rotor blades Satellite frames Ski poles Skis Space struts Spar...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 7
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 September 2015
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v07.a0006018
EISBN: 978-1-62708-175-7
..., flares, tracers, torpedoes, etc. Iron, aluminum, copper, cerium, magnesium, zinc, silicon  Missile filters Nickel-base alloys  Projectile rotating bands Copper, iron, brass  Proximity fuze cup Nickel  Rocket launcher parts Stainless steel, aluminum  Solid missile fuel Aluminum...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003350
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... nonstructural, low-performance uses, such as panels in aircraft and appliances, to such high- performance applications as rocket motor cases and pressure vessels. The reasons for the widespread use of glass fibers in composites, both in the past and in the present, include competitive price, availability, good...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 2A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 November 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v02a.a0006488
EISBN: 978-1-62708-207-5
... also been used in some specialized applications (see also the article “Properties and Metal-Matrix Composites” in this Volume). Aluminum MMCs with continuous (fiber) and discontinuous (particulate or whisker) reinforcement can be synthesized by vapor-phase, liquid-phase, or solid-phase processes...
Book Chapter

Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003360
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
...-emphasize the more complicated reinforcement geometries and concentrate on three-directional reinforcements, seeking to narrow the program scope and to optimize the three- directional configuration for specific applications, such as reentry nose tips and solid rocket motor throats. This optimization...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 17
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v17.9781627081900
EISBN: 978-1-62708-190-0
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 2A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 November 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v02a.a0006500
EISBN: 978-1-62708-207-5
... Aluminum, Norway 1996 Commercial shipbuilding (a) Marine Aluminum, Norway 1998 Delta II rockets Boeing, United States 1999 Commercial shipbuilding (a) Sapa, Sweden 2000 Automotive components (a) Sapa, Sweden 2000 Laser system housings General Tool, United States 2001 Motor...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003436
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... (image files in the gigabytes). Very critical composite and bonding applications, such as high-bypass fan blades and shuttle solid rocket motors, are where waveform acquisition is currently used in production. As computing and disk capacities increase, more systems will provide waveform capability...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 17
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 August 2018
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v17.a0006478
EISBN: 978-1-62708-190-0
... critical composite and bonding applications, such as high-bypass fan blades and shuttle solid rocket motors, are where waveform acquisition is currently used in production. As computing and disk capacities increase, more systems will provide waveform capability at production inspection speeds...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 19
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1996
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v19.a0002416
EISBN: 978-1-62708-193-1
... compressive strength. In very thick laminates, low-velocity impacts cause mostly fiber damage and very little delamination-type damage ( Ref 11 ). Fiber breaks in the seventh layer of a 36 mm thick filament-wound motor case made of AS4/HBRF-55A are shown in Fig. 15 . (Fibers were damaged only in layers 1...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 2
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 1990
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v02.a0001072
EISBN: 978-1-62708-162-7
... handling equipment and piping, electronic parts, aerospace and missile components, rocket motor cases, and magnetostrictive devices Nickel 201 403 58.5 103 15 50 207 30 129 HB Nickel 205 345 50 90 13 45 … … … Wrought nickel similar to Nickel 200 but with compositional adjustments...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 11A
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 30 August 2021
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11A.a0006815
EISBN: 978-1-62708-329-4
... representations that could have been presented to make the risks lucid and quantifiable. Fig. 2 Damage versus temperature plot for space shuttle Challenger and similar O-ring design joints. SRM, solid rocket motor. Source: Ref 21 The design process at an early stage in a project takes time...
Series: ASM Handbook
Volume: 21
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2001
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v21.a0003420
EISBN: 978-1-62708-195-5
... in the final composite. A combination of the arc spray technique and diffusion bonding using SCS-6 SiC monofilament fibers was used to produce composites for various prototype applications in the aerospace and defense sectors of the market. In one example, a rocket motor shell was produced by filament...
Series: ASM Handbook Archive
Volume: 11
Publisher: ASM International
Published: 01 January 2002
DOI: 10.31399/asm.hb.v11.a0003502
EISBN: 978-1-62708-180-1
... windowing in on the details and understanding the effect that even tiny details might have on the overall project. A lack of management skill in this area has contributed to many engineering disasters, such as the failure of the solid rocket booster (SRB) on the space shuttle Challenger. Again, simple sets...