Accession Number : ADA329939
Title : Target and Shaped Charge Alignment.
Descriptive Note : Final rept.,
Corporate Author : ARMY RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD
Personal Author(s) : Barnhill, Thomas ; Horwath, Edward
PDF Url : ADA329939
Report Date : AUG 1997
Pagination or Media Count : 34
Abstract : The procedures used by the U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Weapons Technology Directorate, Armor Mechanics Branch, to position and align a shaped charge, chemical energy (CE) warhead are discussed in detail. Special coverage of methods for range crew warhead placement and alignment to impact certain target positions at specific azimuth, elevation, and obliquity is detailed in this report.
Descriptors : *ALIGNMENT, *SHAPED CHARGE WARHEADS, ARMY RESEARCH, IMPACT, EMPLACEMENT, AZIMUTH, PROJECTILE TRAJECTORIES, TANK CREWS, ACTIVATION ENERGY.
Subject Categories : Guided Missile Warheads and Fuzes
Ammunition and Explosives
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE