Spin Jet Damping of Rocket-Assisted Projectiles
ARMY BALLISTIC RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD
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A theory is developed to predict the spin-up of a rocket-assisted projectile during burning. The percentage change in spin is show to be proportional to the percentage change in the spin moment of inertia. Observed 2 increments in spin are about half the predicted maximum increment.
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