Accession Number : AD0375088
Title : MECHANICAL STANDOFF BOMB FUZE.
Descriptive Note : Final rept. 2 Sep 65-11 May 66,
Corporate Author : GM DEFENSE RESEARCH LABS SANTA BARBARA CALIF
Personal Author(s) : Engler,Allen R. ; Massingill,Elbert C.
Report Date : AUG 1966
Pagination or Media Count : 27
Abstract : Laboratory, wind tunnel, and flight tests were made of fuzes capable of detonating standard bombs above the terrain at drop speeds to 350 knots. The fundamental feature of the fuze is the standoff extensor which deploys during flight.
Descriptors : (*ARMING DEVICES, *BOMB FUZES), EXTENDABLE STRUCTURES, FLIGHT TESTING, WIND TUNNEL MODELS, MODEL TESTS, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), BOMB FINS, AERODYNAMIC CHARACTERISTICS (U) NOSE FUZES
Subject Categories : Aerial Bombs
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE