Accession Number:

ADD005698

Title:

Gun Pod Stationary Blast Diffuser.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-10-24

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

This patent describes a stationary blast diffuser for a Gatling type gun incorporating a ball bearing gas seal at the front of the barrel cluster, resulting in a reduced dispersion pattern, the ball bearing gas seal being configured to allow the barrel cluster to rotate and reciprocate with respect to the rigid support structure. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Guns

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE