Accession Number : ADD000761
Title : Method of Forming Fragmentation Wrap for Explosive Weapons.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Shea,Frank M
Report Date : 22 Apr 1975
Pagination or Media Count : 10
Abstract : The patent describes a method of manufacturing fragmentation wrap which provides for the progressive flattening, controlled or preselected depth shearing and/or indenting of hot or cold rolled steel. The method fabricates a fragmentation sheet of relatively heavy gauge metal for explosive weapons having predefined fragmentation shapes formed therein.
Descriptors : *Fragmentation warheads, *Fabrication, *Patents, Cutting, Pressing(Forming), Dies, Machine shop practice
Subject Categories : Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys
Ammunition and Explosives
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE