Accession Number:

ADD014706

Title:

Versatile Nonelectric Dearmer.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 2 Oct 89, patented 18 Sep 90,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1990-09-18

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

This patent discloses a versatile, dearmer using small arms cartridges that is low cost, may be reusable, and can employ various types of destructive projectiles including water, clay, shot and steel slugs. A novel feature is a shock tube firing circuit which, when combined in a multiple barrel embodiment, produces multiple projectiles with a high degree of firing simultaniety. Keywords Explosive ordnance disposal Ordnance disposal tools Patents. MM

Subject Categories:

  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE