Accession Number:

ADD008293

Title:

Armor Plate Penetrator.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-08-29

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

This patent discloses armor-piercing rounds having improved penetrators therein providing high axial moments of inertia, and hence, high gyroscopic stability which is attributable to the variously configured non-circular cross-sections of the penetrators. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE