Accession Number : AD0513843

Title :   The Research and Development on Phases of the PAT Weapon System.

Descriptive Note : Quarterly progress rept. nos. 1-11 and Final summary rept.

Corporate Author : FIRESTONE TIRE AND RUBBER CO AKRON OHIO DEFENSE RESEARCH DIV

Report Date : DEC 1956

Pagination or Media Count : 98

Abstract : Efforts were conducted to (1) develop and manufacture 90mm evaluation cartridges for the PAT Weapon System; (2) develop shaped charge shells to give the maximum damage at the target for the PAT Weapon System; and (3) advance the recoilless rifle and ammunition program.

Descriptors :   (*CARTRIDGES, DESIGN), DESIGN, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), EFFECTIVENESS

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
      Guns

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE