Accession Number : AD0778858

Title :   Field Evaluation of a Powder Actuated Stud Driving Tool for Underwater Use, Manufactured by the Ramset Fastening System, Winchester-Western Division of Olin Mathieson Chemical Corporation.

Corporate Author : NAVY EXPERIMENTAL DIVING UNIT WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Delanoy,B. L. ; Janney,G. M. ; Prickett,G. M.

Report Date : 30 APR 1959

Pagination or Media Count : 15

Abstract : A brief field evaluation of a powder actuated stud driver manufactured by the Ramset Fastening System, Winchester-Western Division of Olin Mathieson Industries, was made to determine its suitability for underwater salvage and repair use. The tool was found to be satisfactory and was recommended for use in the U.S. Navy. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Underwater tools, *Reliability, *Marine salvage, Explosive actuators, Cartridges(Pad), Field tests, Underwater, Landing craft, Naval research

Subject Categories : Machinery and Tools
      Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE