Innovative Materials for Highly Loaded Wear Application in Arresting Gear Tailhook Components

Period of Performance: 05/16/2011 - 11/19/2012

$750K

Phase 2 SBIR

Recipient Firm

Questek Innovations LLC
1820 Ridge Ave. Array
Evanston, IL 60201
Principal Investigator

Abstract

In this proposed Phase II SBIR program, QuesTek Innovations will work to qualify its advanced, secondary-hardening steels for demanding Navy arresting gear tailhook applications (without the requirement for specialized coatings that provide thermal/wear resistance).