Accession Number : ADD008294
Title : Projectile Fuze.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Eneman,Melvin
Report Date : 29 Aug 1978
Pagination or Media Count : 4
Abstract : This patent discloses a low cost graze sensor fuze arrangement for a point detonating spin stabilized projectile in which firing pin actuation for detonation purposes is accomplished where the projectile may only graze the target and a graze sensor element will cam a firing pin assembly rearwardly toward a rotor armed detonator.
Descriptors : *Patents, *Projectile fuzes, Point detonating fuzes, Grazing, Spin stabilized ammunition, Firing pins, Cams, Arming devices, Detonators, Low costs
Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE