Accession Number : ADD000187

Title :   Ice Demolition Charge.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Vogt,Charles C ; Talcott,John W ; Leslie,Donald M ; Dovell,Clark W ; Black,Samuel J

Report Date : 12 Feb 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : The patent relates to a surface seeking underwater demolition device capable of being ejected from a torpedo tube for blasting a passageway in an ice pack to allow an underwater craft to surface.

Descriptors :   *Ice penetration, *Explosive charges, *Patents, Underwater demolition, Submarines, Floats, Electric detonators, Explosives

Subject Categories : Submarine Engineering
      Underwater Ordnance

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE