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
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