Accession Number : ADD000890

Title :   Combustible Cartridge Case and Method of Making Same.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Beal,Keith F ; Schmidt,Walter D

Report Date : 02 May 1961

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The invention relates to combustible cartridge cases and to a method of making same. More particularly the invention is concerned with laminated cellulosic cartridge cases which possess the required physical strength and which will burn completely when fired in conventional weapons.

Descriptors :   *Combustible cartridge cases, *Patents, Nitrocellulose, Nitration, Laminates, Chemical composition

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE