Accession Number : AD0785517
Title : Recoilless Rifle Nozzle Back-Blast Investigation.
Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,
Corporate Author : WATERVLIET ARSENAL N Y
Personal Author(s) : Sneck,H. J.
Report Date : JUL 1974
Pagination or Media Count : 88
Abstract : A simple method is proposed whereby the time-dependent initial phase of the internal ballistics of recoilless rifle is coupled to a quasi-acoustic, free-field wave propagation theory to predict the behavior of the back-blast radiated from a recoilless rifle nozzle. (Author)
Descriptors : *Recoilless guns, Blast, Interior ballistics, Acoustic waves, Wave propagation, Nozzles, Pressure
Subject Categories : Ballistics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE