Accession Number : ADD005255

Title :   Fuel Injection with Flameholding.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Schadow,Klaus C ; Chieze,Don J

Report Date : 30 May 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : A method and apparatus for improving combustion efficiency is external burning assisted projectiles by providing a stepped configuration of the projectile body and placing the injector ports in the recirculation zone created behind said step near the base of the projectile. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Projectiles, *External burning, Fuel injection, Combustion, Efficiency, Flame holders, Test methods, Test equipment

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
      Combustion and Ignition

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE