Accession Number : ADD005503

Title :   Recoilless Rifle Nozzle.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Spurk,Joseph H

Report Date : 30 May 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : Describes a plate having a plurality of small openings therein mounted to the exit port of a recoilless weapon for reducing the depth of penetration of the disturbed gas field without significantly affecting the recoil reduction characteristics of the weapon. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Recoilless guns, *Nozzles, Combustion chamber gases, Noise reduction, Safety, Venturi tubes, Metal plates, Holes(Openings)

Subject Categories : Guns

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE