Accession Number : ADD002234

Title :   Hand-Held Signaling Device Having Manual Firing Means.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Dare,Sherman E

Report Date : 07 Oct 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The patent relates to a hand-held pyrotechnic device having a housing containing a quantity of pyrotechnic material, a primer for igniting the pyrotechnic material, a spring loaded firing pin for detonating said primer and a slidable barrier for restraining the firing pin.

Descriptors :   *Pyrotechnic projectors, *Firing mechanisms(Ammunition), *Patents, Flares, Pyrotechnics, Springs, Igniters, Primers

Subject Categories : Pyrotechnics
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Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE