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