Accession Number : AD0872985

Title :   A Technique for Control of Test Muzzle Velocity Dispersion at Transonic and Subsonic Velocities.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : ARMY BALLISTIC RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s) : Griffith, Joseph

Report Date : JUN 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : A bullet and model launching technique is described which gives controlled transonic and subsonic velocities from standard rifles and Mann barrels. The results of a test program are presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*FIRING TESTS(ORDNANCE), EXTERIOR BALLISTICS), (*EXTERIOR BALLISTICS, TEST FACILITIES), EXPLOSIVE CHARGES, VELOCITY, EXPERIMENTAL DATA, TOLERANCES(MECHANICS), WEIGHT, MEASUREMENT.

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
      Ballistics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE