Accession Number : ADD008355

Title :   Fluid Stabilizing Insert for Projectiles.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Travor,Bruce W

Report Date : 13 Jun 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : A spin stabilized projectile containing an annulus of incendiary liquid surrounding a burster tube, in which the liquid is compartmentalized to minimize rotational spin loss of the projectile due to centrifugal force effect on or anti-spin inertia by the liquid. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Spin stabilized ammunition, *Incendiary ammunition, Centrifugal force, Rotation, Losses, Compartments, Specifications

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE