Accession Number : ADD002015

Title :   End Coupler for Heat Resistant Mild Detonating Fuse.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Kilmer,Earl E

Report Date : 08 Jul 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The invention relates to explosive transmission lines wherein a mild detonating fuse is initiated at one point for transmission of a detonation to a base charge at another point and particularly to a method and apparatus for transmitting a detonation from a mild detonating fuse packed with a heat resistant explosive to a base charge which may be either a conventional explosive or a heat resistant explosive.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Explosive charges, Thermal stability, Explosives, Couplers, Detonation waves

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE