Accession Number:

ADA106198

Title:

A Link Between Shaped Charge Performance and Design

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY BALLISTIC RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Report Date:

1981-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

27.0

Abstract:

It is illustrated that the penetration performance of a shaped charge determines best values of parameters in the DiPersio, Simon, and Merendino theory of penetration by shaped-charge jets and that it is possible to relate these penetration parameters to design parameters such as cone angle and liner thickness.

Subject Categories:

  • Ammunition and Explosives
  • Armor

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE