Accession Number:

AD0352431

Title:

BLAST DAMAGE. THE USE OF SCALED MODELS IN THE EXPERIMENTAL STUDY OF THE EFFECTS OF AIR BLAST ON MISSILE STRUCTURES

Descriptive Note:

Memorandum

Corporate Author:

ROYAL ARMAMENT RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT ESTABLISHMENT FORT HALSTEAD (UNITED KINGDOM)

Report Date:

1964-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

40.0

Abstract:

The use of scaled models and conventional H.E. charges in the study of the effect of blast from nuclear explosions is discussed. Experimental work using full-scale and one-quarter-scale models of a representative missile and conventional explosive charges of 64 lbs. and 4096 lbs. is described.

Subject Categories:

  • Explosions

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE