Accession Number : ADD001334

Title :   Shotgun Grenade.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Leonard,Guy W ; Ross,Hubert M , Jr

Report Date : 28 Jun 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : The patent relates to a grenade comprising a nose, a fuze, a fragmentation cylinder, a tail section and an explosive charge loaded into a standard shotgun shell. The grenade is designed to fly in a stable state and to explode to produce fragments.

Descriptors :   *Shotguns, *Grenades, *Patents, Fragmentation ammunition, Explosive charges, Fuzes(Ordnance)

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
      Guns

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE