Accession Number : ADA182362

Title :   Projectile Follower System.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY BALLISTIC RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s) : Bechtol,T R

PDF Url : ADA182362

Report Date : Dec 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 26

Abstract : An analysis is made of the photographic problems related to obtaining both high resolution and high framing motion pictures of high velocity tank gun projectiles in flight. Current and postulated solutions are examined in light of current and projected ammunition performance. Basic performance requirements for a projectile follower system are presented.

Descriptors :   *PROJECTILES, *MOTION PICTURE PHOTOGRAPHY, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), REQUIREMENTS, PHOTOGRAPHY, AMMUNITION, HIGH RESOLUTION, MOTION PICTURES, SOLUTIONS(GENERAL), TANKS(COMBAT VEHICLES), GUNS, EXTERIOR BALLISTICS, FLIGHT

Subject Categories : Ballistics
      Photography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE