Integrated and Mechanically Aided Warhead Arming Device.
Patent, Filed 24 Jun 91, patented 26 May 92,
COURTNEY AND CO PHILADELPHIA PA
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An integrated and mechanically, aided warhead afterbody, arming device for missiles using mechanical rotation of the missile to arm the warhead is disclosed. A self-contained electrical generation system provides electrical power for the proper arming of the warhead. Mechanical rotation energy is used to generate electrical power for warhead arming. Revolution counters and mechanical detents are used to prevent premature arming.
- Ammunition and Explosives
- Guided Missile Warheads and Fuzes
- Electrical and Electronic Equipment