Accession Number : AD0010097


Title :   GUNFIRE TEST OF MODEL FJ-2 AIRPLANE, OXYGEN CYLINDER MOUNTING BRACKETS


Descriptive Note : Final rept.


Corporate Author : NAVAL WEAPONS LAB DAHLGREN VA


Personal Author(s) : Branscome, H P


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/010097.pdf


Report Date : 23 Apr 1953


Pagination or Media Count : 16


Abstract : Nonshatterable, 514-cu in., O breathing cylinders, which were charged to 1800 + or - 50 psi, were installed in 3 bracket assemblies; 0.50-cal M2 AP projectiles were fired into the assemblies at impact angles of 45, 35 and 90. Two of the bracket assemblies satisfactorily retained the cylinders.


Descriptors :   *AIRCRAFT EQUIPMENT , *MOUNTING BRACKETS , RESPIRATION , CYLINDRICAL BODIES , PROJECTILES


Subject Categories : Military Aircraft Operations


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE