Accession Number:

ADA003904

Title:

An Experimental Investigation of Late-Stage Equivalence for the Axial Hypo- and Hypervelocity Impact of Rods

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIV AT RALEIGH

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

93.0

Abstract:

This report describes the development of a diffraction-grating strain-measurement system capable of measuring axial surface strains in target rods experiencing axial hypo- and hypervelocity impact and its subsequent application to evaluate the existence of the late-stage equivalence principle for this impact configuration.

Subject Categories:

  • Ballistics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE