Accession Number:

AD0297224

Title:

PROPELLANT ACTUATED DEVICE FOR PERCUTANEOUS INOCULATION

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FRANKFORD ARSENAL PHILADELPHIA PA PITMAN-DUNN RESEARCH LABS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1962-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

35.0

Abstract:

A eLudy was made to determine the feasibility of testing the energy of propellant to perform a percutaneous inoculation administer medication through the skin without an incision. A PAD pecutaneous unit was designed, fabricated, and tested in the laboratory. This unit was 3-38 in. long by 78 in.. diameter. It was powered by a modified T14E2 electric ignition element, and used a 0.0031 inch diameter sapphire nozzie.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE