Accession Number:

AD0472094

Title:

SILENCER FOR SMG CAL. .45; FLASH HIDER FOR SMG CAL. .45

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY INFANTRY BOARD FORT BENNING GA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1945-09-29

Pagination or Media Count:

41.0

Abstract:

Tests were conducted to determine the following Suitability of fastening device and effectiveness of the cone in reducing muzzle flash of the submarine gun effect of silencers on shot groups, ballistics, recoil, flash and smoke reduction of the submachine gun M-3 practicability of the devices as silencers and probable application and employment of silenced weapons in battle.

Subject Categories:

  • Guns

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE