Impulse Compensated Continuous Rod Warhead.
DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
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An impulse compensated continuous rod warhead including a pair of end plates an annular or cylindrical explosive charge mounted between the end plates for providing an outward exploding impulse a plurality of continuous rods mounted about the charge, and an annular buffer assembly disposed between the charge and the rods wherein a portion of said buffer assembly has varying mass between its ends so that the explosive impulse variation from end to end is substantially evened out before accelerating the rods. Author
- Ammunition and Explosives