Accession Number : AD0678948

Title :   INSTRUMENTS FOR TESTING PRESSURES DEVELOPED BY FUZE DETONATORS.

Corporate Author : NAVAL ORDNANCE LAB WHITE OAK MD

Report Date : 31 MAR 1948

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : Two instruments designed for testing the blast pressure generated by a fuze detonator upon ignition are herein described, and a discussion is given of their applications and relative advantages and disadvantages. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*FUZES(ORDNANCE), DETONATORS), (*DETONATORS, *DETONATION WAVES), SHOCK WAVES, PRESSURE, OBTURATION(BALLISTICS), TEST METHODS, INSTRUMENTATION

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
      Ballistics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE