Accession Number:

ADA285441

Title:

Pitch and Roll Damping Coefficients of the Australian 81mm Improved Mortar Projectile

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

DEFENCE SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY ORGANISATION MELBOURNE (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1994-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

25.0

Abstract:

This report presents roll damping coefficients and pitch damping coefficients obtained from dynamic rolling tests and static wind tunnel tests of the Australian 81mm Improved Mortar Projectile, IMP. An 80 scale model was used in the dynamic roll tests and a full scale model was used in the static wind tunnel tests. Mortar, Roll damping, Pitch damping, Wind tunnel tests

Subject Categories:

  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE