"To place a man in a multi-stage rocket and project him into the controlling gravitational field of the moon where the passengers can make scientific observations, perhaps land alive, and then return to earth--all that constitutes a wild dream worthy of Jules Verne. I am bold enough to say that such a man-made voyage will never occur regardless of all future advances."
|4120081||Manufacture of pistons incorporating a thermal barrier|
A piston incorporating a thermal barrier is produced by first making an annular piston ring carrier insert from steel. The insert comprises an annular body to the upper and lower radially-inner edges of which are secured the upper and lower edges of an an...