Accession Number : AD0835242

Title :   PISTOL PROJECTED PARACHUTE RED FLARES, SIGNAL PYROTECHNICS COMPANY, LOT NO. 224,

Corporate Author : COAST GUARD BALTIMORE MD FIELD TESTING AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Buzhardt, R. E., Jr

Report Date : 26 JUN 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : Tests were performed to determine the compliance with Coast Guard Specifications of a sample lot of pistol-projected parachute red flares. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*DISTRESS SIGNALS, PORTABLE EQUIPMENT), (*PARACHUTE FLARES, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING)), PISTOLS, COLORED FLARES, FIRING TESTS(ORDNANCE), ALTITUDE, DESCENT, BURNING RATE, ILLUMINATION, IGNITION, COLORIMETRY, SPECIFICATIONS, COAST GUARD.

Subject Categories : Pyrotechnics
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Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE