Accession Number:

AD0404467

Title:

HEAT TRANSFER, BARREL TEMPERATURES AND THERMAL STRAINS IN GUNS

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY BALLISTIC RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Report Date:

1963-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

61.0

Abstract:

Data on temperature distribution and heat input in a 37mm gun during firing are presented. These results are discussed and compared with theoretical values obtained by using Nordheim, Soodak and Nordheim method of calculation.

Subject Categories:

  • Guns

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE