Accession Number:

ADD019138

Title:

Acoustic Exploder

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 26 Aug 69, patented 2 Jun 98

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1998-06-02

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

There is disclosed an exploder for an underwater weapon which periodically radiates an acoustic signal and activates the weapon only when the echo signal has the same phase as the radiated signal. Thus, echoes from any air-water interface are disregarded.

Subject Categories:

  • Underwater Ordnance

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE