Accession Number:

ADA050599

Title:

Rehabilitation of Range Impact Areas - Personnel Protection,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ENGINEERING DEVELOPMENT ESTABLISHMENT MARIBYRNONG (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

54.0

Abstract:

Trials were conducted to establish the level of protection necessary against fragments from a detonating 5.5 in HE shell to measure overpressures at the drivers position and the attenuation of these overpressures by a protective cabin. This report describes the trials, the results obtained and a design procedure used to predict the overpressure within a protective cabin. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Ammunition and Explosives
  • Armor

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE