Accession Number : ADD004514

Title :   Ignitor.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Petersen,Gary ; Liedtke,Larry

Report Date : 16 Sep 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : An ignitor for a liquid propellant gun having a center electrode supported and surrounded by insulation so that only a planar or domed face is exposed. The assembly is firmly seated in the bolt nose of the gun and several outer electrode configurations with little or no precombustion area are disclosed. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Igniters, Liquid gun propellants, Electrodes, Insulation

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE