Accession Number:

ADA256554

Title:

Instrumented Experiments Aboard the Frigate WOLF. Wolf 2: Measurement Results of the 5.5 kg TNT Experiment in the Crew Aft Sleeping Compartment

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

PRINS MAURITS LABORATORIUM TNO RIJSWIJK (NETHERLANDS)

Report Date:

1992-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

70.0

Abstract:

Within the framework of the research into the vulnerability of ships, an experimental investigation took place in 1989 aboard the frigate WOLF of the Roofdierklasse PCE 1604 class Wolf, Phase II. In this report, recordings of an instrumented experiment in the crew aft sleeping compartment are presented. During this experiment, a non-fragmenting charge of 5.5 kg TNT was initiated. Frigates, Vulnerability, Experimental Investigation, TNT, Explosion Effects, Blast Measurement.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering
  • Explosions

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE