Accession Number : AD0499482

Title :   Gun Mounts with New Power Drives; Testing of. 40mm Mount Mark 1 Mod. 17; Firing Tests of.

Descriptive Note : Partial rept. no. 1 and Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL PROVING GROUND DAHLGREN VA

Personal Author(s) : Dickson, D. A.

Report Date : 27 JUL 1951

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : This mount incorporates train and elevation power drives Mark 40 Mod. 0 designed and built to operate from a 400 cycle 1000 volt power supply. This report covers firing tests conducted on the 40MM Mount Mark 1 Mod. 17 in order to test the power drives Mark 40 Mod. 0 under firing conditions.

Descriptors :   *DRIVES), (*GUN MOUNTS, SHIPBOARD, NAVAL GUNS, POWER, TRAINING GEAR, ELEVATING GEAR, FIRING TESTS(ORDNANCE).

Subject Categories : Machinery and Tools
      Guns

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE