Accession Number : ADD007485

Title :   Mechanism for Selectively Adjusting Ammunition Feed Chutes.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Montgomery,Donald N

Report Date : 15 Feb 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : In association with a rapid-fire gun, a power-operated mechanism for adjusting two ammunition supply chutes in positions to selectively feed ammunition to the gun. One chute feeds one type of ammunition, and the other chute feeds a different type of ammunition. The power-operated mechanism can be remotely controlled from a protected location within a military vehicle. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Ammunition feed mechanisms, Gun components, Remote systems, Power supplies, Link chutes

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE