Accession Number : ADA121593


Title :   Kevlar Cable Development Program.


Descriptive Note : Final rept. FY 75-FY 77,


Corporate Author : NAVAL OCEAN RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITY NSTL STATION MS


Personal Author(s) : Ferer,Kenneth M ; Swenson,Richard C


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a121593.pdf


Report Date : Jan 1978


Pagination or Media Count : 110


Abstract : This report covers the work conducted under the NAVFAC sponsored Keviar Cable Development Program, and, in addition, describes several related projects. The principal focus of this program was to develop Kevlar as a strength member in general cable and rope applications, including other aspects such as terminations, electrical conductors and user experience.


Descriptors :   *POLYAMIDE PLASTICS , *CABLES , *ACOUSTIC ARRAYS , ROPE , FABRICATION , STRENGTH(MECHANICS) , LIGHTWEIGHT , BRAIDS , ELECTRIC CABLES , MECHANICAL CABLES


Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Machinery and Tools


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE