Accession Number:

AD0411362

Title:

CONSTRUCTION AND DESIGN OF EQUIPMENT FOR PUNCHING HOLES BY EXPLOSION (KONSTRUKTSIYA I RASCHET OBORUDOVANIYA DLYA VZRYVNOI PROBIVKI OTVERSTII)

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

MINISTRY OF AVIATION LONDON (UNITED KINGDOM)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1963-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

Discusses the mechanical and physical design of a workshop tool consisting of a cartridge chamber, barrel, silencer, punch and die. The unit de scribed weighs only 25 kg, but its working impact is estimated as equal to that of a 50 to 75 ton press. With only 2 gram of charge, holes of up to 25 mm can be punched in thick plate 15 to 18 mm.

Subject Categories:

  • Explosions
  • Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE