Accession Number:

ADD007198

Title:

Marine Mine.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1980-02-12

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

In a pressure responsive mine having a casing and an arming and firing circuit therein, a pressure responsive device is mounted in the casing and exposed to the pressure of the sea water, a second pressure responsive device mounted in the casing, a fluid connection between the first and second pressure responsive devices, a third pressure responsive device mounted in the casing, a restricted fluid pressure responsive connection between the second and third pressure responsive devices, and a circuit making and breaking device positioned in the restricted connection between the second and third pressure responsive devices and connected in the arming and firing circuit. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Ammunition and Explosives
  • Underwater Ordnance

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE