Accession Number : AD0282492

Title :   DEVELOPMENT AND MANUFACTURE OF SPECIAL CALIBER .30 ELECTRIC PRIMERS

Corporate Author : REMINGTON ARMS CO INC BRIDGEPORT CONN

Personal Author(s) : SENKO,FRED ; JOHNSON,THEODORE B.

Report Date : 18 JUL 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : Tests were made on Type T2, normally closed, explosive switch to improve switch opening characteristics. This type of switch is fired by the explosive action of a special electric primer. Brisance of the primer and the electrical resistance of the primer residue were both increased. Quantity of primer r sidue was decreased. Sensitivity and functioning time of the primer remain s tisfactory. (Author)

Descriptors :   *ELECTRIC PRIMERS, *PRIMERS, EXPLOSIVES, RESISTANCE (ELECTRICAL), SENSITIVITY, TIME

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE