Accession Number : AD0163728


Title :   Detonating Fuze System.


Descriptive Note : Patent,


Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C


Personal Author(s) : Hare,George F. ; Travor,Bruce W.


Report Date : 23 MAR 1971


Pagination or Media Count : 2


Abstract : The patent discloses a mild detonating fuze system having an assured continuity of shockwave propagation. The core portion of a stripped end of a mild detonating cord, protruding from the end of a ferrule, is embedded in a high explosive filler within a booster shell cup that is secured to the ferrule.


Descriptors :   (*FUZES(ORDNANCE), *PATENTS), DETONATING CORD, EXPLOSIVE TRAINS, FUZE FUNCTIONING ELEMENTS, BOOSTERS(EXPLOSIVES)


Subject Categories : AMMUNITION AND EXPLOSIVES


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE