Accession Number : ADA619634
Title : Component Substitution for Use In Master and Reference Propellants
Descriptive Note : Final rept.
Corporate Author : YUMA TEST CENTER YUMA PROVING GROUND AZ MUNITIONS AND WEAPONS DIV
Report Date : 05 Feb 2015
Pagination or Media Count : 23
Abstract : This Test Operations Procedure (TOP) describes the procedures for firing new replacement artillery ammunition components for use in master and reference propellants and the techniques to be followed in ammunition and weapon inspection and preparation before, during, and after the firings. As discussed in this TOP, artillery ammunition includes field artillery, tank, mortar, and recoilless rifle ammunition. The objective of this Test Operations Procedure (TOP) is to instruct personnel in the techniques of conducting and evaluating new components that will replace existing components of artillery, tank, mortar, and recoilless rifle ammunition for use in master and reference propellants.
Descriptors : *ARTILLERY AMMUNITION , *TEST METHODS , EQUATIONS , MORTAR AMMUNITION , RIFLES , TANKS(COMBAT VEHICLES) , TEST MANAGEMENT
Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
Ammunition and Explosives
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE