E. R. E. T. S. Lox Losses and Preventative Measures

  • P. Lieberman
Part of the Advances in Cryogenic Engineering book series (ACRE, volume 2)


It is the purpose of this paper to show the extent of liquid oxygen boil-off in a typical rocket test facility such as the Edwards Rocket Base, and to explain the measures that can be utilized to prevent the boil-off without interfering with the development of the test rocket.


Storage Tank Test Stand Heat Leak Large Pipe Diameter Propellant Tank 
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    Perry, J. H., Chemical Engineers’ Handbook, Third Edition, McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc. (1950).Google Scholar

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© Plenum Press, Inc., New York 1960

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Lieberman
    • 1
  1. 1.Air Force Flight Test CenterEdwards Air Force BaseUSA

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