Accession Number : ADD001057
Title : Ganged Arming Device.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Moses,Sidney A
Report Date : 04 Dec 1973
Pagination or Media Count : 4
Abstract : The patent relates to a device whereby a plurality of detonators are separated from confined detonating fuses by a rotating, cylindrical shield. A gravity operating device causes this shield to rotate upon acceleration so as to align holes in the shield with the detonators and the fuses.
Descriptors : *Safety and arming(Ordnance), *Patents, Detonators, Housings(Enclosures), Alignment, Fuzes(Ordnance)
Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE