Accession Number : ADA254636


Title :   Combustible Cartridge Cases: Current Status and Future Prospects


Descriptive Note : Final technical rept. Oct 1991-Apr 1992


Corporate Author : ARMY BALLISTIC RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD


Personal Author(s) : Robbins, F W ; Colburn, J W ; Zoltani, C K


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a254636.pdf


Report Date : Aug 1992


Pagination or Media Count : 68


Abstract : The state of the art of our understanding of combustible cartridge cases is presented. The report, after a background section, discusses the models that exist today and presents new models of combustible cartridge case burning. Following a summary of experimental data, it concludes with proposals for further research.


Descriptors :   *COMBUSTIBLE CARTRIDGE CASES , TEST AND EVALUATION , EXPERIMENTAL DATA , MODELS , STATE OF THE ART , COMBUSTION , BACKGROUND , BALLISTICS , CLOSED BOMB TESTS , INTERIOR BALLISTICS , CARTRIDGES , CARTRIDGE CASES


Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE