Accession Number:

ADA265436

Title:

Typical Reactive Armor Safety Tests

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY TEST AND EVALUATION COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1993-04-02

Pagination or Media Count:

30.0

Abstract:

This TOP describes methods for determining the explosive hazard classification of vehicle applique armor tiles and for reaching a conclusion of insensitive munition if possible. A secondary objective is to determine the tile-to-tile detonation propagation effects by initiating the center tile of a matrix and observing the reaction of the surrounding tiles

Subject Categories:

  • Safety Engineering
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Combat Vehicles
  • Ground Support Systems and Facilities for Space Vehicles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE