Accession Number : ADD003613

Title :   Liquid Propellant Gun.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Bartels,Bruce ; Holtrop,John W ; Liedtke,Larry L ; Trovinger,Russell T

Report Date : 23 Nov 1976

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : An injection system is described for a liquid propellant gun including coaxial flow valves giving complete mixing of two propellant components by convergent streams, wherein ullage is eliminated by closely contouring the valves with the gun chamber and the flow valves are automatically controlled by action of the propellant pump.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Guns, *Liquid gun propellants, Valves, Fluid control, Fuel injection, Hydraulic equipment, Gun chambers

Subject Categories : Guns

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE