Accession Number : ADA318992
Title : Design for Maximizing RHA Penetration of Yawed Penetrators.
Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,
Corporate Author : TEXAS UNIV AT AUSTIN INST FOR ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY
Personal Author(s) : Lee, Minhyung
PDF Url : ADA318992
Report Date : MAR 1996
Pagination or Media Count : 15
Abstract : The objective of this work is to analyze the penetration performance of an anti-armor kinetic energy penetrator with increased RHA penetration during yawed impact. Two penetrators are proposed: a variable diameter penetrator and a variable density penetrator.
Descriptors : *ANTIARMOR AMMUNITION, *ARMOR PLATE, YAW, DEFORMATION, IMPACT STRENGTH, PENETRATION, KINETIC ENERGY, KINETIC ENERGY PROJECTILES, TARGET STRENGTH, TUNGSTEN ALLOYS, IMPACT POINT.
Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE