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