Accession Number : AD0163779


Title :   Sensor for Detecting Radio Frequency Currents in Carbon Bridge Detonator.


Descriptive Note : Patent,


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


Personal Author(s) : Grinoch,Abraham


Report Date : 30 MAY 1972


Pagination or Media Count : 4


Abstract : The invention relates to an improved apparatus for monitoring induced electromagnetic current in carbon bridge detonators. A heat detecting means is held in close proximity to a chip bridge resistor, which simulates the carbon bridge in a carbon bridge detonator, to measure the heat radiated therefrom.


Descriptors :   (*DETECTORS, *PATENTS), (*DETONATORS, ELECTROMAGNETIC PULSES), ELECTROMAGNETIC FIELDS, RADIOFREQUENCY PULSES, CARBON RESISTORS, THERMOCOUPLES


Subject Categories : AMMUNITION AND EXPLOSIVES


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE