Accession Number:

ADA017510

Title:

U.S. Army Test and Evaluation Command Development Test II - Common Test Operations "Procedures Projectile Seating and Fallback"

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND United States

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Report Date:

1975-07-29

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

A method is provided for evaluating projectile seating and retention characteristics as related to projectile fallback within the weapon chamber. Techniques and tools are described for measuring seating and determining retention characteristics as applied to separate-loading ammunition. This information does not apply to artillery projectiles fired with fixed and semifixed ammunition.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE