Accession Number : ADD002385
Title : Method and Means of Generating Gravity Waves.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : McGraw,Charles T
Report Date : 09 Sep 1975
Pagination or Media Count : 5
Abstract : The patent relates to a method and means of generating a wave pattern in a body of water with a period and magnitude sufficient to sweep pressure type mines. It comprises the placement and detonation of a plurality of small explosive charges in a predetermined space-time relationship.
Descriptors : *Pressure mines, *Gravity waves, *Generators, *Patents, Mine clearance, Explosions, Detonation waves
Subject Categories : Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE