Accession Number:

AD0702565

Title:

DETERMINATION OF TRUNNION REACTIONS, 37mm. AUTOMATIC GUN M4, NO. 69. FIRING M59 A.P. PROJECTILE (W/O CAP) AT NORMAL TEMPERATURE.

Descriptive Note:

Laboratory rept.,

Corporate Author:

BALLISTIC RESEARCH LABS ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1941-09-11

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

The trunnion reactions occurring during the firing cycle of the 37 mm. Automatic Gun M4 were determined by means of piezo-electric gages and the cathode ray oscillograph. In addition, the displacements of the barrel and of the lock frame vs. time were determined. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Guns
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE