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Historical Reaffirmed 2007-12-04

Reticulated Polyurethane Foam Explosion Suppression Material for Fuel Systems and Dry Bays AIR4170A

This document describes the initial development, evolution and use of reticulated polyurethane foam as an explosion suppression material in fuel tanks and dry bays. It provides historical data, design practice guidelines, references, laboratory test data, and service data gained from past experience. The products discussed in this document may be referred to as 'Safety Foam,' 'Reticulated Polyurethane Foam,' 'Baffle and Inserting Material,' 'Electrostatic Suppression Material,' or 'SAFOAM.' These generic terms for the products discussed in this document are not meant to imply any safety warranty. Each individual design application should be thoroughly proof tested prior to production installation.
AIR4170B
2016-08-19
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Revised
AIR4170A
2007-12-04
Historical
Reaffirmed
AIR4170
1991-12-02
Historical
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