Accession Number : ADD003969

Title :   Projectile Guide Track.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Teng,Robert N ; Covey,Wlliam B

Report Date : 10 May 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : A projectile guide track having a plurality of track assemblies in aligned relationship with one another is described. Each track assembly contains fixedly spaced rails for supporting a projectile during flight while undergoing testing in a ballistic range. Precision machining allows for a plurality of different sized rails to be used with a plurality of track assemblies thereby accommodating projectiles of various dimensions.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Ballistic testing, *Guides, Tracks, Alignment, Ranges(Facilities), Precision finishing

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE