Accession Number:

ADD005713

Title:

Electronic Ignition System for Liquid Explosive.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-08-08

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

This patent describes an electronic ignition system for liquid explosive such as liquid propellant ammunition. An SCR is used to provide a long life trigger with high reliability. An inductor is used to limit peak current and lengthen the spark. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Guns
  • Combustion and Ignition

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE