Accession Number : AD0430506


Title :   Propogation Test of Proposed Explosive Train for Fuze, MT, XM563


Corporate Author : PICATINNY ARSENAL DOVER NJ AMMUNITION DEVELOPMENT AND ENGINEERING DIRECTORATE


Personal Author(s) : Brothers, Jack


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/430506.pdf


Report Date : FEB 1964


Pagination or Media Count : 25


Abstract : An explosive train utilizing the M46 Stab Detonator instead of the T37 Stab Detonator was proposed for use with the Fuze, MT, XM563. The fuze will be used with field artillery Beehive type ammunition. Propagation tests were conducted to evaluate the output and establish the reliability of the proposed explosive train. (Author)


Descriptors :   *EXPLOSIVE TRAINS , *TIME DELAY FUZES , TEMPERATURE , RELIABILITY , ARTILLERY FIRE , PROJECTILE FUZES.


Subject Categories : AMMUNITION AND EXPLOSIVES


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE