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
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE