Accession Number : ADD008312

Title :   Delay Burster for a Projectile.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Berlin,Aaron S ; Berlin,Sara L ; Berlin,Howard M ; Little,Vincent C ; Leadore,Toney E

Report Date : 09 Sep 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : A short delay burster for a canister ejecting projectile utilizes a multi-mesh screen operatively disposed in a choke configuration housing and held therein by an orificed retainer to permit the delay to be initiated by an expulsion charge while withstanding the high pressure shock wave of the expulsion charge explosion. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Bursting charges, Delay elements(Explosive), Ejectors(Ordnance), Canister projectiles, Expulsion, Delay, Short range(Time)

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE