Accession Number : ADD001033

Title :   Universal Applique Armor.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Pagano,Victor H ; Fabrykowski,Zygmunt J

Report Date : 16 Oct 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The patent relates to an envelope or panel member having formed therein a plurality of angled holding slots adopted to loosely support armor elements disposed in the designated holding slots. Air space areas within the envelope can be sealed or filled with plastic, or the like, depending on need for buoyancy to overall vehicle design. In this developed form, a complete panel or envelope is ready for application to the side of an armored vehicle.

Descriptors :   *Armored vehicles, *Armor, *Patents, Panels, Skin(Structural), Ribs, Modular construction

Subject Categories : Combat Vehicles
      Armor

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE