Accession Number:

ADA059700

Title:

Current Techniques for Thrust Measurement at PERME Westcott.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

PROPELLANTS EXPLOSIVES AND ROCKET MOTOR ESTABLISHMENT WESTCOTT (ENGLAND)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

99.0

Abstract:

Techniques are described for the measurement of axial thrust and thrust alignment of rocket motors. The dynamic response of systems is also considered and methods of evaluating errors derived. A ballistic technique for recording total impulse and thrusttime curves of motors with very short burning times is included. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Rocket Engines

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE