Accession Number : ADD000762

Title :   Encapsulated Pellet Igniter Charge.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Askwith,Herbert H ; Buckheim,Owen J ; Henderson,Orville O

Report Date : 22 Apr 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The patent describes a method for encapsulating pellets by means of a molding operation in order to form a molded pellet mat capable of being used as an igniter charge to be inserted within the annular cavity of an igniter.

Descriptors :   *Igniters, *Pellets, *Encapsulation, *Patents, Molds(Forms), Molding techniques

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE