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
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE