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


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a619634.pdf


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
      Guns


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE