Accession Number:

ADD007196

Title:

Mine Firing System.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-01-29

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

In a submarine mine, a normally open mine firing circuit, a timing device operable in unit cycles and having means for closing said firing circuit partially during a cycle of operations thereof, and pressure and magnetic responsive means each of which is adapted to either initiate a cycle of operations of said timing device or to complete said firing circuit during a cycle of operations of the timing device selectively in accordance with the sequence of response of said pressure and magnetic means are disclosed. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Ammunition and Explosives
  • Underwater Ordnance

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE