Accession Number : ADD008716

Title :   Flow through Pyrotechnic Delay.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Betts,Robert E ; Williams,Nathan P ; Stokes,Arnold T

Report Date : 07 May 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : A pyrotechnic delay device includes a sleeve mounted on a base plate. The sleeve and base plate encloses a pyrotechnic mix which is ignitable by a gas generator spaced from the device. Passages are provided in the base plate and communicate with passage between the base plate and sleeve. Gases are permitted to vent through the passages after ignition of the gas generator. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Delay elements(Explosive), *Delay, *Pyrotechnics, Ignition systems, Staging, Rocket engines, Inventions

Subject Categories : Pyrotechnics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE