Accession Number:

ADA165787

Title:

Copperhead Container Latch.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY ARMAMENT RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER DOVER NJ FIRE SUPPORT ARMAMENT CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1986-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

36.0

Abstract:

An improved version of the container latch for the Copperhead M712 projectile is now available. It can be grasped with more comfort, provides the tightest seal possible, and has good shock resistance. Detailed illustrations describe its development. Computer graphics show competing latches under shock load.

Subject Categories:

  • Containers and Packaging
  • Couplers, Fasteners and Joints
  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE