Accession Number:

ADA093172

Title:

Development of Lower Cost Crush Element for M577 Fuze.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jun 79-Oct 80,

Corporate Author:

HAMILTON TECHNOLOGY INC LANCASTER PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-11-17

Pagination or Media Count:

79.0

Abstract:

The objective of this task was to reduce costs by replacing the crush element and crush retainer in the M577 fuze with a crush tube and retainer plug. This resulted in a savings of 0.525 per fuze.

Subject Categories:

  • Economics and Cost Analysis
  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE