Accession Number : AD0643950

Title :   DEVELOPMENT AND QUALIFICATION OF IGNITION ELEMENT, ELECTRICAL, XM47.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept., Nov 64-Mar 66,

Corporate Author : FRANKFORD ARSENAL PHILADELPHIA PA

Personal Author(s) : White,Alonzo E.

Report Date : OCT 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 41

Abstract : This report covers the development and qualification testing of the XM47 electrical ignition element. The element has redundant firing circuits, is functional over the temperature range of -65 to 400 F, and will not fire when subjected to one ampere/one watt of electrical energy. Presented are the element design, qualification tests and data, and performance characteristics.

Descriptors :   (*ELECTRIC IGNITERS, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING)), SAFETY, PROPELLANTS, EXPLOSIVE ACTUATORS, FIRING CIRCUITS, REDUNDANT COMPONENTS, SAFETY DEVICES

Subject Categories : Machinery and Tools
      Safety Engineering
      Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE