Accession Number : ADD013247

Title :   Penetrator Interface Adapter Concept.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 24 Jun 81, patented 6 Mar 84,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Butler, John R ; Shock, Gerald D ; Saunders, Norman J

Report Date : 06 Mar 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : A penetrator interface adapter comprising a generally cylindrical fluted recoiless nozzle adapter with means for positioning a penetrator with holder and an energy absorbing collar adjacent th e target container so that the penetrator projects into the target or into the container to a predetermined point during each shot. (Author)

Descriptors :   *PATENTS, *POWER TOOLS, *PROPELLANT ACTUATED DEVICES, PROJECTILES, NEEDLES, PENETRATION, CONTROL SYSTEMS, INTERFACES, ADAPTERS, CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT

Subject Categories : Construction Equipment, Materials & Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE