REMOTE INFRARED TEMPERATURE-MAPPING OF HIGH-PERFORMANCE WEAPONS.
ARMY WEAPONS COMMAND ROCK ISLAND ILL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY LAB
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Infrared instrumentation and techniques were developed for the remote, noncontact, temperature measurement of high-performance weapons at elevated temperatures. The high-speed, remote, infrared mapping system developed and described in the report was utilized to map the longitudinal temperature distributions on the rotating barrels of a 7.62mm Minigun mock-up. Author
- Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods