Accession Number : ADD006942
Title : Spinning Tubular Projectile Combustible Sabot.
Descriptive Note : Patent Application,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Price,Raymond M ; Ward,John S
Report Date : 03 Dec 1979
Pagination or Media Count : 14
Abstract : This invention relates to a novel composition and method for making a combustible sabot wherein it is consumed at a rate that substantially coincides with the projectile exit time from the weapon barrel.
Descriptors : *Patent applications, *Sabot projectiles, *Combustion, *Manufacturing, Inventions, Binders, Epoxy resins, Epoxy compounds, Anhydrides, Oxidizers, Powder metals, Magnesium, Aluminum, Tubes, Projectiles, Spinning(Motion), Interior ballistics, Gun barrels
Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
Combustion and Ignition
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE