Accession Number : ADA294763

Title :   Rifling Twist Design.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY ARMAMENT RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AND ENGINEERING CENTER WATERVLIET NY BENET LABS

Personal Author(s) : Soanes, Royce W.

PDF Url : ADA294763

Report Date : FEB 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 38

Abstract : The report considers efficient solution of the following problem: given pressure travel shape data for a particular round, compute the rifling curve which will produce a projectile torque curve of virtually any desired shape. (AN)

Descriptors :   *TORQUE, *TWIST(MOTION), *RIFLING, VELOCITY, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, EQUATIONS OF MOTION, PARAMETERS, PROJECTILES, GRAPHS, SHAPE, EFFICIENCY, SOLUTIONS(GENERAL), NUMERICAL INTEGRATION, PRESSURE, DESIGN CRITERIA, GUN MUZZLES.

Subject Categories : Guns
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE