Accession Number : AD0499528

Title :   Service Mount Improvement. Test of Survival Weapons.

Descriptive Note : Partial rept. no. 1,

Corporate Author : NAVAL PROVING GROUND DAHLGREN VA

Personal Author(s) : Coons, C. L. ; Wigington, E. E.

Report Date : 18 AUG 1952

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : This is a report of tests to determine the performance of the survival weapon rifle-shotgun, Caliber .22/.410 M6 in view of its possible adoption as a survival weapon by the Navy.

Descriptors :   (*RIFLES, SHOTGUNS), CARTRIDGES, GUN BARRELS, FIRING TESTS(ORDNANCE), ACCURACY, SALT SPRAY TESTS, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, CLIMATE, CARTRIDGE CASES, ALUMINUM, DUST, ICE, CARTRIDGE CASE EXTRACTORS, SURVIVAL(PERSONNEL).

Subject Categories : Guns

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE