Accession Number : ADD001648
Title : Hypervelocity Projectile.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Atkins,Walter W ; Persechino,Mario A
Report Date : 05 Aug 1975
Pagination or Media Count : 4
Abstract : The patent relates to a spherical hypervelocity projectile which comprises a solid spherical central core of high strength metal, a fiberglass filament winding wound about said central core, and a plastic, high-sound-speed material secured about said filament winding.
Descriptors : *Hypervelocity projectiles, *Patents, Filament wound construction, Fiberglass, Plastic coatings
Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE