Accession Number : AD0377335
Title : AN EFFECTIVENESS STUDY OF THE INFANTRY RIFLE.
Descriptive Note : Memorandum rept.,
Corporate Author : ARMY BALLISTIC RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD
Personal Author(s) : Hall, Donald L.
Report Date : MAR 1952
Pagination or Media Count : 45
Abstract : A study of the probability of hitting and of wounding for a family of rifles is made. The rifles are compared on the basis of the single shot probability and the expected number of kills for a given total weight of rifle and ammunition. Some experimental data on a commercial cal. .220 rifle are included. (Author)
Descriptors : *VELOCITY , PROJECTILES , TERMINAL BALLISTICS , WEIGHT , EXTERIOR BALLISTICS , BULLET WOUNDS.
Subject Categories : GUNS
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE