Accession Number : AD0893423

Title :   Premature Simulator for Projectile Explosives.

Descriptive Note : Progress rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL ORDNANCE LAB WHITE OAK MD

Personal Author(s) : Stathopoulos, George ; Vagnoni, Luigi A.

Report Date : 01 MAR 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 26

Abstract : The report discusses the need for a laboratory facility to simulate the effects of the shock forces encountered by projectile explosives, the data used in the design of the facility, the results obtained during calibration tests using a prototype of the facility, and the progress made to date. The advantages of the facility and the problems remaining to be solved are included. (Author)

Descriptors :   *TEST FACILITIES), (*DETONATIONS, (*NAVAL GUNS, PROJECTILES), NAVAL RESEARCH, CARTRIDGE CASES, EXPLOSIVE CHARGES, SIMULATORS, DROP TESTS, PRESSURE GAGES, TEST METHODS.

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
      Explosions

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE