Accession Number : ADD002283
Title : Method and Means for Flash Suppression.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Murray,James L ; Sires,Lawrence M
Report Date : 18 Nov 1975
Pagination or Media Count : 6
Abstract : The patent relates to a method and apparatus for suppressing light flashes from a linear-shaped charge, for example, on a cargo dispenser. Undesirable light flashes may be suppressed by either manufacturing the linear shaped charge container from silver or placing a container of chemical suppresant along the external skin of the cargo section at the cutting line of the linear shaped charge or both.
Descriptors : *Aerial delivery, *Dispensers, *Shaped charges, *Suppressors, *Patents
Subject Categories : Aircraft
Ammunition and Explosives
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE