Accession Number : ADD011248

Title :   Detonator Block.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Jones,B B

Report Date : 17 Apr 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : This patent discloses a detonator block which permits the explosion of a primary detonator and the resultant explosion of an associated primary detonating cord, but which at the same time prevents damage to or explosion of an adjacent secondary detonator and its associate secondary detonating cord.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Detonators, *Detonating cord, *Detonations, Control systems, Ignition, Secondary, Separation, Energy absorbers, Vents, Safety, Pressure, Reduction

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
      Explosions

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE