Accession Number:

AD0783943

Title:

Cartridge Leak Test Procedures at the Naval Ordnance Station, Indian Head, Maryland

Descriptive Note:

Special publication

Corporate Author:

NAVAL ORDNANCE STATION INDIAN HEAD MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-08-05

Pagination or Media Count:

23.0

Abstract:

The CAD Division Test Branch at the Naval Ordnance Station, Indian Head, Maryland, conducts cartridge leak tests in accordance with MIL-STD-331 Test 118 and MIL-D-21625 to determine if any gas leak exists in the seal of a given cartridge. This report summarizes the theory and basic operation of the leak test equipment and details the procedures used at Indian Head.

Subject Categories:

  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE