Accession Number : AD0904745

Title :   Technical Evaluation Plan for the Improved 5 in/54 Projectile.

Descriptive Note : Administrative rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL WEAPONS LAB DAHLGREN VA

Personal Author(s) : Duch, J. W.

Report Date : OCT 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 98

Abstract : A plan is presented for the technical evaluation of the Improved 5-in./54 Projectile. The schedule is based on completing certain high priority safety, structural, environmental, fragmentation, and rapid fire tests prior to recommending a Release to Production to the Naval Weapons Laboratory Design Review Committee on 1 April 1973. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PROJECTILES, QUALITY CONTROL), NAVAL GUNS, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), ENVIRONMENTAL TESTS, SAFETY, SCHEDULING, FIRING TESTS(ORDNANCE), INTERIOR BALLISTICS, EXTERIOR BALLISTICS, VISUAL INSPECTION, RADIOGRAPHY, STORAGE, FRAGMENTATION, SHIPBOARD, FRAGMENTATION AMMUNITION, ACCEPTABILITY.

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE