Accession Number:

ADA091783

Title:

Rapid Ultrasonic Inspection of Artillery Projectiles

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 21 Dec 1978-28 Mar 1980

Corporate Author:

ROCKWELL INTERNATIONAL CORP THOUSAND OAKS CA SCIENCE CENTER

Report Date:

1980-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

170.0

Abstract:

This report describes the development of an automated ultrasonic inspection system for nondestructive evaluation of M549 RAP artillery projectiles using electromagnetic acoustic transducers EMATs. The technical effort culminated in the successful demonstration of the inspection system to an engineering team from ARRADCOM and the subsequent delivery of the unit to the ARRADCOM facility in Dover, New Jersey.

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE