Accession Number : ADD008351

Title :   Rear Gate Peep Sight Device.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Lienau,Jeffrey A

Report Date : 06 Jun 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : A rear gate peep sight device built into discharge firing mechanism for a lightweight portable rocket launcher by incorporating a rear peep into a cover for the firing mechanism. The rear peep is used with a front reticle mounted at one end of the rocket launch to aim or align the rocket launcher with a target. The cover is mounted to the firing mechanism and folds down to cover the firing mechanism safety and firing button. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Sights, Firing mechanisms(Weapon), Rocket launchers, Lightweight, Folding fins(Rockets), Alignment

Subject Categories : Fire Control and Bombing Systems
      Rockets

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE