Warheads for Air Target Guided Missiles; Testing of. Investment Cast Steel Tube for Air Target Guided Missiles; Fragmentation Test of
NAVAL PROVING GROUND DAHLGREN VA
Pagination or Media Count:
This test was conducted to determine the fragment mass distribution of a Composition C-3 loaded investment cast steel tube. Approximately 70 of the total weight of the warhead fragmented into fragments weighing more than 5 grams each. The fragment mass distribution compared favorably with that obtained from similar steel tubes manufactured by other processes.
- Guided Missile Warheads and Fuzes