Accession Number:

ADD007245

Title:

Dual Channel Proximity Fuze.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-03-25

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

A fuze for detonating a projectile i proximity to a target comprising, first normally effective transceiver channel means for effecting radiation of a first electromagnetic signal into space and for receiving electromagnetic signals therefrom, including any portion of said first radiated signal reflected from a target, second transceiver channel means initially ineffective to radiate and receive a signal adapted to being rendered effective for effecting radiation of a second electromagnetic signal into space and for receiving electromagnetic signals therefrom, including any portion of said second radiated signal reflected from a traget, control circuit means for rendering said second channel means effective, and normally non-operating electroresponsive detonating circuit means adapted to being rendered operating by said channel means for detonating said projectile. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Countermeasures
  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE