Accession Number : ADD014931

Title :   Linear Propelling Separator.

Descriptive Note : Patent filed 13 Jul 90, Patented 30 Apr 91,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Morrison, Peter A

Report Date : 30 Apr 1991

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : THIS PATENT RELATES TO AN ELONGATED FLEXIBLE HOUSING CONTAINING COEXTENSIVE EXPLOSIVE AND PROPELLANT CHARGES. The housing is adapted to be attached to a structure to be served and the parts separated. The explosive charge is a shaped charge for first severing the structure into two parts. The propellant charge separates the severed parts one from another.

Descriptors :   HOUSING(DWELLINGS), PATENTS, PROPELLING CHARGES, SEPARATORS, SHAPED CHARGES

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE