Accession Number : ADD006481

Title :   Rocket Tube Launcher with Cast-in Place Tube Support Bulkhead.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : DeBona ,Edward J ; Neblett ,Boyd L ; Kraeger ,Walter J ; Laird ,William J ; Campbell,Billy H

Report Date : 25 May 1979

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : This report describes a rocket tube launcher in accordance with this invention includes a housing type pod assembly which has 30 launch tubes mounted and supported by front and rear bulkheads, two center bulkheads and closed-cellular foam that surrounds the tubes at a center portion and supports the center portion of the tubes. Each of the tubes is designed to have a rocket or missile launched therefrom.

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Launch tubes, *Rocket launchers, Rockets, Guided missiles, Housings, Bulkheads, Castings, Supports, Mounts, Insulation, Cellulose, Inventions

Subject Categories : Guided Missile Launching and Basing Support
      Guided Missiles
      Rocket Engines

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE