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