Accession Number:

ADA023513

Title:

Engineering Design Handbook: Recoilless Rifle Weapon Systems.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY MATERIEL COMMAND ALEXANDRIA VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-01-15

Pagination or Media Count:

516.0

Abstract:

The handbook is an exposition of proven methods and materials for the engineering design of recoilless weapon systems. The following topics are discussed System design and integration Terminal ballistics Exterior ballistics Interior ballistics Cancellation of recoil System effectiveness Measurement techniques Basic design considerations Rifle and rifle components Ammunition Mounts Fire control.

Subject Categories:

  • Ballistics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE