Fragment Penetration Tests of Armor
Final rept. on test operations procedure
ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD
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Provides techniques for evaluating armor resistance to attack by HE projectile fragments. Includes static detonations of shell against armor plate and armored vehicles and firing tests using projectile fragments, fragment simulators, and simulated fragments in a canister. Includes index of test data from static detonations of 105-mm and 155-mm projectile fragments against armor, fragment characteristics tables, and technique for calculating fragment perforation probability using Poisson distribution.
- Ammunition and Explosives
- Combat Vehicles