Accession Number : ADD001912
Title : Paddle Wheel Diffuser.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Groff,Richard T
Report Date : 12 Aug 1975
Pagination or Media Count : 5
Abstract : The patent relates to an apparatus mounted on the rotatable barrels of an aircraft gun for deflecting the gun blast therefrom as well as providing a torque assist to the rotatable gun barrels. The apparatus uses a plurality of curved separator baffles in conjunction with plates secured thereto in order to form a plurality of chambers which encompass the gun blast from individual gun barrels.
Descriptors : *Aircraft guns, *Diffusers, *Patents, Machine guns, Shock waves, Blast
Subject Categories : Aircraft
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE