Accession Number : ADA307593

Title :   Single Column Pyrotechnic Delay.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY ARMAMENT RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AND ENGINEERING CENTER PICATINNY ARSENAL N J FIRE SUPPORT ARMAMENT CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Smith, Wayne W.

PDF Url : ADA307593

Report Date : MAR 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 39

Abstract : In the past, rocket assisted artillery projectiles used dual column pyrotechnic delays as a mechanism for igniting the rocket motor. The development of a single column pyrotechnic delay is discussed. Design methodology and results of testing are also discussed.

Descriptors :   *ARTILLERY ROCKETS, *ROCKET ASSISTED PROJECTILES, *PYROTECHNICS, *ROCKET IGNITERS, ROCKET ENGINES, DELAY ELEMENTS(EXPLOSIVE), CARTRIDGES.

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
      Pyrotechnics
      Rockets

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE