Accession Number : ADD000407

Title :   Plastic Semi Armor Piercing Incendiary Projectile.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Bilsbury,Stephen J

Report Date : 21 Jan 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : This invention relates to a semi armor piercing projectile and more particularly, the invention is concerned with providing a fully plastic exterior incendiary projectile with rotating band and base made of the same plastic and having a steel penetrator with a misch-metal body fitting over the tail portion of the penetrator.

Descriptors :   *Armor piercing ammunition, *Projectiles, *Patents, Incendiary ammunition, Misch metal, Jackets, Rotating bands

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE