Accession Number : AD0866364

Title :   Evaluation Report of 7.62mm Minigun Small Craft Armament Tests.

Descriptive Note : Final evaluation rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL ORDNANCE LAB WHITE OAK MD

Personal Author(s) : Johnson, Ramsey D.

Report Date : 22 DEC 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 21

Abstract : A summary is given of the results obtained from the test and evaluation program conducted on the 7.62mm Minigun aboard a 45-Ft. Utility Boat. This report contains conclusions concerning the use and limitations of this weapon for small craft armament applications. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PATROL CRAFT, ELECTRIC GUNS), (*ELECTRIC GUNS, FIRING TESTS(ORDNANCE)), CYCLIC RATE, GUN MOUNTS, AMMUNITION FEED MECHANISMS, LINK CHUTES, CARTRIDGE CASE EXTRACTORS, MISS DISTANCE, GUN SIGHTS, TEST METHODS.

Subject Categories : Marine Engineering
      Guns

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE