Accession Number:

ADA114962

Title:

Profiles of Cracks in Bases of 155-mm M483A1, M692, and M731 Projectiles

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Sep-Dec 1981

Corporate Author:

ARMY ARMAMENT RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AND ENGINEERING CENTER PICATINNY ARSENAL NJ PRODUCT ASSURANCE DIRECTORATE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1982-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

75.0

Abstract:

This report shows size, shape, depth, distribution, and orientation of cracks revealed in the forward surface of 36 rejected projectile bases. These bases had been intended for use on 155-mm M483A1, M692, and M731 projectiles.

Subject Categories:

  • Ammunition and Explosives
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE