Accession Number : ADD004982

Title :   Test System for Evaluation of Armors Using Duplicate Fragments.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Goldstein,David ; Pless,William C ; Shapiro,Michael ; Spencer,Dana ; Starr,Leland E , Jr

Report Date : 30 Aug 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : This patent describes a test system comprises a propulsion unit for directing salvos of ballistic fragments in a planar wave to a target of test material. The fragments are stroboscopically illuminated for photographic recording of the test results. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Armor, *Terminal ballistics, Ballistics, Fragmentation, Projectile trajectories

Subject Categories : Ballistics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE