Protective Cover for a Missile Nose Cone.
DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C
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The patent relates to a missile nose cone removable protective cover having a rigid outer shell of cross-linked polyethylene with a semirigid backing of polyurethane foam. A shaped linear charge is positioned in a serpentine pattern between the rigid outer shell and the foam backing. The shaped linear charge is detonated by means of a detonator in an epoxy junction box in the forward end of the nose cover.
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