Accession Number : AD0713413

Title :   METHODS OF REDUCING THE HAZARDS OF RADIO FREQUENCY ENERGY TO MILITARY ELECTRIC BLASTING DEVICES.

Descriptive Note : Research paper,

Corporate Author : ARMY COMMAND AND GENERAL STAFF COLL FORT LEAVENWORTH KANS

Personal Author(s) : Schlapak,Benjamin R.

Report Date : 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 123

Abstract : The report describes problems encountered by premature detonations of electrically primed explosives as a result of radio frequency induced currents. Solutions to the problems are presented.

Descriptors :   (*EXPLOSIVES INITIATORS, ELECTROMAGNETIC FIELDS), (*LAND MINES, DETONATIONS), PROPAGATION, RADIOFREQUENCY PULSES, ELECTROSTATIC FIELDS, LIGHTNING, HAZARDS, ELECTROMAGNETIC SHIELDING, ANTIPERSONNEL AMMUNITION, ATTENUATION

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
      Electromagnetic Pulses

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE