Accession Number : ADD008434

Title :   Improved Radiation Resistant Projectile Canister Liner.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Merz,Paul L

Report Date : 01 Dec 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : A liner for lining the interior surface of a canister which carries and supports the launching of a projectile includes a first resilient layer, a second thermally reflective layer, and a third layer having a low coefficient of friction. The first layer contacts the inner surface of the canister, the second layer is interposed between the first and third layer, and the third layer contacts the outer surface of the projectile. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Canisters, *Cavity liners, Radiation resistance, Multipurpose, Thermal resistance, Shock resistance, Friction, Projectiles, Sleeves, Tubular structures, Coaxial configurations, Layers, Grooving, Adhesive bonding

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE