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Contracting/expanding self-sealing cryogenic tube seals

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Date Issued:
1997-05
Title: Contracting/expanding self-sealing cryogenic tube seals.
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Name(s): Jia, Lin X., creator
Florida Atlantic University, creator
Type of Resource: text
Genre: Patent
Date Issued: 1997-05
Extent: 29p.
Physical Description: PDF
Language(s): English
Identifier: 15850 (digitool), FADT15850 (IID), fau:7217 (fedora)
Note(s): PATENT STATUS: Granted. Contracting/expanding self-sealing cryogenic tube seals are disclosed which use the different properties of thermal contraction and expansion of selected dissimilar materials in accord with certain design criteria to yield self-tightening seals via sloped-surface sealing. The seals of the subject invention are reusable, simple to assemble, adaptable to a wide variety of cryogenic applications.
Persistent Link to This Record: http://purl.flvc.org/fcla/dt/15850
Owner Institution: FAU
Has Part: Florida Atlantic University.
Has Part: Office of Technology Transfer.
Has Part: Patents.