Accession Number:

AD0642859

Title:

MUZZLE VELOCITY MEASUREMENT,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCES LAB WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE N MEX

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

26.0

Abstract:

Methods currently used to measure muzzle velocity of tube-launched meteorological probes are described in detail. The methods are categorized as the make-switch and the break-switch systems. Accuracy considerations applicable to both systems are discussed. Application of the measurement system to Loki, Arcas, and gun probe vehicles is discussed. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Meteorology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE