Accession Number:

ADD013545

Title:

Solid Propellant Measurement System.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 10 Aug 81, patented 18 Oct 83,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1983-10-18

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

An apparatus for measuring the burning rate of solid propellants utilizes a homodyne radar to illuminate the propellant grain from a non-burning surface to obtain a distance measurement of the dimensions of the burning mass.

Subject Categories:

  • Solid Rocket Propellants
  • Combustion and Ignition

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE