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Title: AUTOMATIC AIR BURST DIRECTION FINDER

Abstract

This patent application describes an atomic explosion direction indicator comprising a geometric heat-scorchable indicating surface symmetrical about an axis, elevation and azimuth markings on the heat scorchable surface, and an indicating rod at the axis of said surface arranged to cast a shadow hereon, whereby heat from an atomic explosion will scorch a pattern on said surface indicative of the azimuth and elevation of said explosion.

Inventors:
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Originating Research Org. not identified
OSTI Identifier:
4394545
Application Number:
US Patent Application 255501
Assignee:
U.S. Atomic Energy Commission
NSA Number:
NSA-06-001572
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: Orig. Receipt Date: 31-DEC-52
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
PATENTS; COMBUSTION; CONFIGURATION; DETECTION; HEATING; NUCLEAR EXPLOSIONS; SURFACES

Citation Formats

Allard, G A. AUTOMATIC AIR BURST DIRECTION FINDER. United States: N. p., 1952. Web.
Allard, G A. AUTOMATIC AIR BURST DIRECTION FINDER. United States.
Allard, G A. Thu . "AUTOMATIC AIR BURST DIRECTION FINDER". United States.
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title = {AUTOMATIC AIR BURST DIRECTION FINDER},
author = {Allard, G A},
abstractNote = {This patent application describes an atomic explosion direction indicator comprising a geometric heat-scorchable indicating surface symmetrical about an axis, elevation and azimuth markings on the heat scorchable surface, and an indicating rod at the axis of said surface arranged to cast a shadow hereon, whereby heat from an atomic explosion will scorch a pattern on said surface indicative of the azimuth and elevation of said explosion.},
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place = {United States},
year = {1952},
month = {1}
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