Accession Number:

ADD008535

Title:

Gun Mounted Armor Applique.

Descriptive Note:

Patent Application, Filed 27 Mar 81,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-03-27

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

This invention relates to a device which causes the premature activation of a shaped charge warhead, and more specifically, to an armor applique which causes shaped charge initiation to occur while the warhead is at a standoff distance from the protective armor.

Subject Categories:

  • Combat Vehicles
  • Armor

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE