Accession Number : ADD007662

Title :   Bomblet Fuze.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Giladett,Leo V

Report Date : 12 Aug 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : A miniature fuze for use with a bomblet munition having an arming and firing mechanism located adjacent one another within the fuze housing. The arming mechanism has no stored energy therein and relies upon a plurality of distinct operations to take place before cocking of the fuze begins. After cocking, the fuze is capable of being armed and can thereafter be detonated upon impact. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Bomb fuzes, *Arming devices, *Miniature fuzes, *Impact fuzes, Bomblets, Firing mechanisms(Ammunition)

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
      Aerial Bombs

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE