Accession Number : ADD000154

Title :   Jet Ignition Device for a Pyrotechnic Fuze.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Clifton,John R ; Edwards,Gary S

Report Date : 29 Jan 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : The patent relates to an ignition device having an open-ended case with a primer closing one end and a nozzle closing the opposite end. An orifice is provided in the nozzle and the orifice is closed by a frangible disk attached to the outer end of said nozzle. An ignition pellet is contained in said case adjacent said nozzle and detonation of said primer ruptures said frangible disk and ignites said ignition pellet.

Descriptors :   *Fuzes(Ordnance), *Primers, *Patents, Pyrotechnics, Ignition, Pellets, Orifices, Frangible

Subject Categories : Pyrotechnics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE