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
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE