Accession Number : ADD011265

Title :   Combination Frangible Nose Cap EMI (Electromagnetic Interference) Shield.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Klee,H J

Report Date : 04 Jun 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : An improved frangible nose cap is presented which in addition to providing mechanical protection to the torpedo nose also provides electromagnetic protection to the torpedo electronics systems. The improved nose cap is made up of a frangible material which may be impregnated, or coated, with a conductive layer that can be electrically connected to the torpedoe's electronic circuit ground for the EMI shielding. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Nose caps, *Electromagnetic shielding, *Torpedo components, Frangible, Water entry, Protective equipment, Electronic equipment, Electromagnetic interference, Impregnation, Electrical conductivity

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Torpedoes

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE