Accession Number:

AD0643950

Title:

DEVELOPMENT AND QUALIFICATION OF IGNITION ELEMENT, ELECTRICAL, XM47.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept., Nov 64-Mar 66,

Corporate Author:

FRANKFORD ARSENAL PHILADELPHIA PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1966-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

41.0

Abstract:

This report covers the development and qualification testing of the XM47 electrical ignition element. The element has redundant firing circuits, is functional over the temperature range of -65 to 400 F, and will not fire when subjected to one ampereone watt of electrical energy. Presented are the element design, qualification tests and data, and performance characteristics.

Subject Categories:

  • Machinery and Tools
  • Safety Engineering
  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE