Accession Number:

AD1090487

Title:

A Simple Method for Soft Recovery of Small Caliber Projectiles

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,01 Apr 2008,01 Jul 2009

Corporate Author:

U.S. Army Research Laboratory Aberdeen Proving Ground United States

Report Date:

2009-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

There is an occasional requirement to perform soft recovery of small caliber munitions in order to examine the condition of the bullets after they have been fired. A simple method using commercially available urethane foam has been successfully implemented. The details of the foam recovery technique are fully documented for future reference.

Subject Categories:

  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE