ASTM E1997 - 15 - Standard Practice for the Selection of Spacecraft Materials
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ASTM E1997 - 15

Standard Practice for the Selection of Spacecraft Materials

Status : Current   Published : October 2015

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1.1 The purpose of this practice is to aid engineers, designers, quality and reliability control engineers, materials specialists, and systems designers in the selection and control of materials and processes for spacecraft, external portion of manned systems, or man-tended systems. Spacecraft systems are very different from most other applications. Space environments are very different from terrestrial environments and can dramatically alter the performance and survivability of many materials. Reliability, long life, and inability to repair defective systems (or high cost and difficultly of repairs for manned applications) are characteristic of space applications. This practice also is intended to identify materials processes or applications that may result in degraded or unsatisfactory performance of systems, subsystems, or components. Examples of successful and unsuccessful materials selections and uses are given in the appendices.




Standard NumberASTM E1997 - 15
TitleStandard Practice for the Selection of Spacecraft Materials
StatusCurrent
Publication Date01 October 2015
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Descriptors Applications, Contamination, Design, Design review, Materials applications, Materials selection, Preferred materials, Problem materials, Process list, Processes, Space applications, Spacecraft materials, Testing, Unmanned spacecraft
ICS49.025.01
PublisherASTM
FormatA4
DeliveryYes
Pages17
File Size152 KB
Price£47.00


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