Accession Number:

AD1005220

Title:

Kinematic Tests of Small Arms

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

U.S. Army Aberdeen Test Center Aberdeen Proving Ground United States

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Report Date:

2016-03-15

Pagination or Media Count:

25.0

Abstract:

This TOP describes methods to determine the dynamic performance of selected weapon components to aid in correcting design problems. This is done by a recording the displacement of gun components relative to time and distance through the use of high-speed video HSV or other means, and b measuring the impulse and recoil of small-caliber weapons by a laser displacement measurement system, HSV, displacement transducers, or other means.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE