Accession Number : AD0289376

Title :   ANALYSIS OF MISSILE LAUNCHERS, PART 03 CURVATURE IN FLEXIBLE RAIL LAUNCHER MODELS

Corporate Author : ILLINOIS UNIV URBANA

Personal Author(s) : STERN,M.

Report Date : SEP 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : An analysis is presented of the massless beam model launcher including the effects of arbitrary initial rail curvature. The beam is pinned at one end, which yields results which are unobtainable from the earlier analysis. (Author)

Descriptors :   BEAMS (ELECTROMAGNETIC), BEAMS (STRUCTURAL), CURVED PROFILES, EQUATIONS, FLEXIBLE SHAFTS, GUIDED MISSILE LAUNCHERS, MOTION, RAILROAD TRACKS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE