Accession Number : AD0702563

Title :   DETERMINATION OF TRUNNION REACTIONS OF THE CALIBER 0.50 BROWNING MACHINE GUN, M2, AIRCRAFT (FLEXIBLE), MOUNTED IN THE X-5-K RING SPRING ADAPTER.

Descriptive Note : Laboratory rept.,

Corporate Author : BALLISTIC RESEARCH LABS ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s) : Cronin,Richard F.

Report Date : 04 AUG 1941

Pagination or Media Count : 36

Abstract : The trunnion reactions of the Caliber 0.50 B.M.G., M2., A.C. (Flexible), mounted in the Edgewater Steel Company's X-5-K ring spring adapter were determined at normal temperature, by means of piezo-electric gages and the cathode ray oscillograph, when single shots and bursts of three rounds each were fired. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*AIRCRAFT GUNS, GUN MOUNTS), (*GUN MOUNTS, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING)), FIRING TESTS(ORDNANCE), MACHINE GUNS, PIEZOELECTRIC GAGES, FORCE(MECHANICS), MOUNTING BRACKETS, HYDRAULIC EQUIPMENT, HYDRAULIC FLUIDS, RECOIL MECHANISMS

Subject Categories : Guns
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE