Accession Number:

ADD013759

Title:

High Resolution Cinephotographics System.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 27 Jun 86, patented 17 May 88,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1988-05-17

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

A propellant sample combustion apparatus employing a multiply optical ported pressure vessel for sample illumination, sample viewing, and sample burn face evaluation is described. High-Speed motion picture filming using short-duration high-intensity laser provided optical illumination from a copper-vapor laser is employed. Details of the employed pressure vessel, a burn inhibiting coating for the propellant sample, a laser coherance spoiler, and a sample level maintaining closed-loop apparatus are also disclosed.

Subject Categories:

  • Photography
  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
  • Combustion and Ignition

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE