Accession Number:

ADD008294

Title:

Projectile Fuze.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-08-29

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

This patent discloses a low cost graze sensor fuze arrangement for a point detonating spin stabilized projectile in which firing pin actuation for detonation purposes is accomplished where the projectile may only graze the target and a graze sensor element will cam a firing pin assembly rearwardly toward a rotor armed detonator.

Subject Categories:

  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE