Eight-Second Delay Fin Release Mechanism for Use with MAU-91B/B Bomb Fin.
Final rept. Jun 69-May 70,
MAXSON ELECTRONICS CORP MACON GA MAXSON ORDNANCE DIV
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Maxson Ordnance Division, Maxson Electronics Corporation, undertook the task of designing, evaluating, fabricating, and qualifying an 8-Second Delay Fin Release Mechanism for use with the MAU-91BB Bomb Fin, to include an accompanying delay cartridge and a lanyard initiation system. The mechanism was designed around proven concepts, and made extensive use of economical, readily machinable metals and standard pyrotechnic compositions. Testing was held to the minimum required to assure a predicted reliability of 0.997 at 90 confidence level. Author
- Ammunition and Explosives
- Aerial Bombs