Accession Number:

AD0909707

Title:

Premature Simulator for Projectile Explosives.

Descriptive Note:

Progress rept. no. 3, 1 Jul 31 Dec 72,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL ORDNANCE LAB WHITE OAK MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-03-08

Pagination or Media Count:

49.0

Abstract:

Final design details of the Premature Simulator and the results of development and calibration tests using explosive samples are described. Also described are the results of tests conducted on Explosive D in support of the recent 5 in.54 and 8 in.55 in-bore investigations, of pressure measurements made in projectile charges fired in 5 in.38 and 5 in.54 guns.

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Ammunition and Explosives
  • Guns
  • Combustion and Ignition

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE