Accession Number : ADD002663
Title : Pressure-Armed Explosive Apparatus.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Anderson,Matthew E ; Redmond,Stephen L ; Horky,John W ; Krolak,Leo V
Report Date : 17 Feb 1976
Pagination or Media Count : 8
Abstract : The patent relates to an air droppable sealed warhead cannister capable of housing a plurality of bomblets, each bomblet having a pressure-sensitive fuze capable of being controlled by the presence and absence of a predetermined pressure in the cannister.
Descriptors : *Bomblets, *Arming devices, *Patents, Bomb clusters, Canisters, Time delay fuzes, Arming sequence
Subject Categories : Aerial Bombs
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE