Accession Number : AD0163728

Title :   Detonating Fuze System.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Hare,George F. ; Travor,Bruce W.

Report Date : 23 MAR 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 2

Abstract : The patent discloses a mild detonating fuze system having an assured continuity of shockwave propagation. The core portion of a stripped end of a mild detonating cord, protruding from the end of a ferrule, is embedded in a high explosive filler within a booster shell cup that is secured to the ferrule.

Descriptors :   (*FUZES(ORDNANCE), *PATENTS), DETONATING CORD, EXPLOSIVE TRAINS, FUZE FUNCTIONING ELEMENTS, BOOSTERS(EXPLOSIVES)

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE