Accession Number:

AD0734677

Title:

Functioning of the 20 mm Gun, M2 (OLDS), No. 30013 with an Increase in the Rate of Fire

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY BALLISTIC RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1943-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

24.0

Abstract:

An investigation is reported to obtain the highest possible rate of fire and still maintain proper functioning of the gun. An average rate of approximately 750 shots per minute is the highest rate that can be expected with proper functioning of the gun and feed.

Subject Categories:

  • Fire Control and Bombing Systems
  • Guns

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE