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Handbook of acrylics for submersibles, hyperbaric chambers, and aquaria / Jerry D. Stachiw.

Author:
Stachiw, Jerry D., 1931- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Flagstaff, AZ : Best Pub. Co., c2003.
Description:
xii, 1066 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Notes:
"Marine Technology Society"--Cover.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents:
The quest for panoramic vision underwater -- Introduction to acrylic plastic -- Sources of window design data -- Structural properties of monolithic cast acrylic plastic -- Acrylic aquaria enclosures -- Pressure-resistant windows -- Plane disc windows with flat bearing surfaces -- Plane rectangular windows -- Conical frustum windows -- Plane disc windows with twin conical bearing surfaces -- Spherical sector windows -- Spherical pressure hulls -- Cylindrical windows -- Illumination of vessel interiors -- Stress relieving processes -- Joining acrylic components -- Effect of submersion in water -- Crazing -- Deterioration of acrylic in service -- Optical characteristics -- Safety standards.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 1930536151
  • 9781930536159
LCCN:
2003105488
OCLC:
54084606
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