Accession Number:

ADA080263

Title:

Rotatable Clamp for Ballistic Testing of Fabric

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept. Oct 1978-Sep 1979

Corporate Author:

ARMY NATICK RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT LABS MA CLOTHING EQUIPMENT AND MATERIALS ENGINEERING LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1979-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

Description of the structural and functional features of a newly designed test fixture is presented. Test device is used as a research tool for holding small fabric specimens in position for low velocity ballistic impact tests. Rotational capability allows for five replicate firings against single fabric swatch.

Subject Categories:

  • Textiles
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE