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