Accession Number : ADD000381
Title : Cartridge Link Guide Assembly.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Snyder,Ronald R
Report Date : 24 Dec 1974
Pagination or Media Count : 5
Abstract : The patent relates to a guide assembly for moving cartridge links, which are ejected by an automatic type gun, from the gun to a preselected point, with the ejected cartridge links following a desired path. The guide assembly is adapted for use with cartridge links that are of the type having a single upper loop portion and a lower double loop portion with a center section between the lower two loops. The links are detachably connected in a link-to-adjacent link fashion to form an endless disintegrating cartridge belt.
Descriptors : *Link chutes, *Guides, *Patents, Automatic weapons, Guns, Ammunition feed mechanisms
Subject Categories : Guns
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE