Accession Number:

AD0010097

Title:

GUNFIRE TEST OF MODEL FJ-2 AIRPLANE, OXYGEN CYLINDER MOUNTING BRACKETS

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL WEAPONS LAB DAHLGREN VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1953-04-23

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

Nonshatterable, 514-cu in., O breathing cylinders, which were charged to 1800 or - 50 psi, were installed in 3 bracket assemblies 0.50-cal M2 AP projectiles were fired into the assemblies at impact angles of 45, 35 and 90. Two of the bracket assemblies satisfactorily retained the cylinders.

Subject Categories:

  • Military Aircraft Operations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE