Accession Number : ADA950409

Title :   The Impact Tube. A New Experimental Technique for Applying Impulse Loads.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : NEW YORK UNIV NY ENGINEERING RESEARCH DIV

Personal Author(s) : Gerard,George ; Slater,Harry

Report Date : MAR 1954

Pagination or Media Count : 37

Descriptors :   *Shock tubes, *Impulse loading, *Metal plates, Impact tests, Diaphragms(Mechanics), Mechanical properties, Stress strain relations, Dynamic pressure, Tensile properties, Plastic properties, Wave propagation, Shock waves, Rupture, Velocity, Experimental design, Firing mechanisms(Weapon)

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE