Accession Number : AD0287608

Title :   SQUIB DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM FOR THE U.S. NAVAL WEAPONS LABORATORY, DAHLGREN, VIRGINIA

Corporate Author : SCINTILLA DIV BENDIX CORP SIDNEY N Y

Personal Author(s) : PURDY,ROLLAND M.

Report Date : 30 SEP 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : The design and development of an electro-explosive device is presented, embodying a sprk gap bridged by a high impedance semi-conuctor material in such a manner as to render the device immune to stray radiofrequency energy. The basic objectives to be attained and preiminary approaches and test results are scussed.

Descriptors :   *ELECTRIC DETONATORS, *ELECTRIC IGNITERS, CALCIUM COMPOUNDS, CERAMIC MATERIALS, COPPER COMPOUNDS, DESIGN, DRAFTING, ELECTRICAL IMPEDANCE, GLASS, IRON COMPOUNDS, NICKEL COMPOUNDS, OXIDES, RADIOFREQUENCY POWER, SEMICONDUCTORS, SILICATES, SPARK IGNITION, TESTS, TIN COMPOUNDS, ZINC COMPOUNDS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE