Accession Number:

ADA143789

Title:

The Worst-Case Mathematical Theory of Safe-Arming

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY BALLISTIC RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1984-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

57.0

Abstract:

The safety and reliability of in-line safearming devices is analyzed quantitatively by a three step process a generalized definition of the safe arming function is developed, an analytical methodology to implement the safe arm definition is constructed, and some proposed in-line devices are evaluated using the quantitative methodology.

Subject Categories:

  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE