STP327: A Laboratory Scale Filament Winding System to Produce Pressure Vessels Rapidly and Simply

    Outwater, John O.
    Professor of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Vermont, Burlington, Vt.

    Pages: 3    Published: Jan 1963


    Abstract

    In order to determine the effects of variables on the performance of pressure vessels it is necessary to fabricate pressure vessels rapidly and accurately so that statistical data can be obtained. A filament winding system has been developed to make 8-in. diameter vessels with about 2 man-hours of labor each. These vessels can be tested on an Instron Tester.


    Paper ID: STP44437S

    Committee/Subcommittee: D20.94

    DOI: 10.1520/STP44437S


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