Accession Number:

AD0377335

Title:

AN EFFECTIVENESS STUDY OF THE INFANTRY RIFLE.

Descriptive Note:

Memorandum rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY BALLISTIC RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1952-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

45.0

Abstract:

A study of the probability of hitting and of wounding for a family of rifles is made. The rifles are compared on the basis of the single shot probability and the expected number of kills for a given total weight of rifle and ammunition. Some experimental data on a commercial cal. .220 rifle are included. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Guns

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE