Accession Number : AD0437564


Title :   PROPELLANT ACTUATED DEVICES.


Descriptive Note : Bimonthly progress rept. Sep-Oct 63.


Corporate Author : FRANKFORD ARSENAL PHILADELPHIA PA


Report Date : Oct 1963


Pagination or Media Count : 74


Abstract : This is one of a continuing series describing the progress of certain development programs relating to propellant actuated devices (PAD) being conducted by Frankford Arsenal. The work covered includes the design and development of specific devices, such as thrusters, catapults, and initiators; investigations of related subjects, such as propellants and structural materials; and feasibility studies, aimed at improving the performance of propellant actuated devices and extending their application. (Author)


Descriptors :   *EXPLOSIVE ACTUATORS , RESEARCH MANAGEMENT , FEASIBILITY STUDIES , PROPELLANTS


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE