Accession Number:

ADD013084

Title:

Buoyant Radar Reflector.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 26 Jul 82, patented 23 Jul 85,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-07-23

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

A radar reflective target consisting of a cluster of square corner reflectors configured in a cubical shape. The reflector is comprised of eight smaller blocks of lightweight radar-transparent material, such as plastic foam, with planar reflective surfaces, such as metal foil embedded between the interior faces of the individual blocks. A radar-transparent waterproof covering can be provided to protect the assembled unit. Patent

Subject Categories:

  • Active and Passive Radar Detection and Equipment
  • Marine Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE