Accession Number:

AD0289262

Title:

BRL TIME-OF-ARRIVAL BLAST GAGE

Descriptive Note:

Technical note.

Corporate Author:

BALLISTIC RESEARCH LABS ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

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Report Date:

1962-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

18.0

Abstract:

Principles and constructional details are given for a piezoelectric time-of-arrival blast gage. Using these gages in pairs to measure shock arrival times, peak blast overpressure of the shock front can be inferred from a velocity measurement by means of the Rankine-Hugoniot equation. Author

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE