Accession Number : ADA995318

Title :   OPERATION SANDSTONE. Nuclear Explosions. 1948. Scientific Director's Report of Atomic Weapon Tests. Annex 6, Part 2, Section 2. Blast Resistance of Structures--Bureau of Yards and Docks (Service Test Number 4).

Descriptive Note : Sandstone rept. no. 26.

Corporate Author : BUREAU OF YARDS AND DOCKS WASHINGTON DC

Report Date : 1948

Pagination or Media Count : 104

Abstract : This report consists of photographs of various structural units taken before and after the X ray and Yoke Shots at Enewetok Atoll. The ground level structures were at distances ranging from 1050' to 5400' from the tower.

Descriptors :   ATOLLS, GROUND LEVEL, NUCLEAR EXPLOSIONS, STRUCTURES, X RAYS

Subject Categories : Structural Engineering and Building Technology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE