Accession Number:

AD0658226

Title:

THE EXPLOSIVES MODELING FACILITY AT THE BALLISTIC RESEARCH LABORATORIES

Descriptive Note:

Memorandum rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY BALLISTIC RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1967-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

23.0

Abstract:

The report describes the Explosive Modeling Facility of the Ballistic Research Laboratories BRL. Some of the operations of the facility are discussed. Charges are made by cast loading, press loading, or machining high explosives. Strict quality control and safety practices are observed. The normal annual production is from five to seven thousand charges.

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE