Accession Number : ADD002700

Title :   Pyrophoris Penetrator.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Hayes,George A

Report Date : 30 Mar 1976

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The patent relates to alloys of tungsten, zirconium and one or more binder metals which are used as pyrophoric penetrators.

Descriptors :   *Armor piercing ammunition, *Pyrophoric materials, *Patents, Tungsten alloys, Zirconium alloys, Binders, Terminal ballistics

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE