Accession Number:

ADA099292

Title:

Development and Evaluation of an Automatic Fragment-Weighing Apparatus,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

MATERIALS RESEARCH LABS ASCOT VALE (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

21.0

Abstract:

An electromechanical system has been designed and built to automatically measure and record the weights of large numbers of small fragments produced during the explosive testing of material. The results of the automatic weighing of fragments from several test cylinders are shown to compare favourably with those obtained by manual weighing. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Explosions

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE