Accession Number : AD0477844


Title :   SIGNAL PYROTECHNIC CO., PISTOL-PROJECTED RED FLARE, LOT NO. 218 DTD 8/65.


Descriptive Note : Test rept.,


Corporate Author : COAST GUARD BALTIMORE MD FIELD TESTING AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER


Personal Author(s) : Cuthrell, C


Report Date : 18 Feb 1966


Pagination or Media Count : 14


Abstract : Tests are reported to determine the compilance with Coast Guard Specifications of a sample lot of Pistol-Projected Parachute Red Flare Distress Signals. The sample lot of distress signals failed to meet the requirements of Coast Guard Specification 160.024 in both the operational and technical tests. (Author)


Descriptors :   *COLORED FLARES , *PARACHUTE FLARES , PISTOLS , VISUAL SIGNALS , FAILURE(MECHANICS)


Subject Categories : Pyrotechnics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE