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Title: Light gas gun with reduced timing jitter

Abstract

Gas gun with reduced timing jitter is disclosed. A gas gun having a prepressurized projectile held in place with a glass rod in compression is described. The glass rod is destroyed with an explosive at a precise time which allows a restraining pin to be moved and free the projectile. 4 figs.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE, Washington, DC (United States)
OSTI Identifier:
672615
Patent Number(s):
5,762,057
Application Number:
PAN: 8-774,502
Assignee:
Dept. of Energy, Washington, DC (United States)
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: PBD: 9 Jun 1998
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
45 MILITARY TECHNOLOGY, WEAPONRY, AND NATIONAL DEFENSE; GUNS; PROJECTILES; DESIGN; CHEMICAL EXPLOSIVES

Citation Formats

Laabs, G W, Funk, D J, and Asay, B W. Light gas gun with reduced timing jitter. United States: N. p., 1998. Web.
Laabs, G W, Funk, D J, & Asay, B W. Light gas gun with reduced timing jitter. United States.
Laabs, G W, Funk, D J, and Asay, B W. Tue . "Light gas gun with reduced timing jitter". United States.
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abstractNote = {Gas gun with reduced timing jitter is disclosed. A gas gun having a prepressurized projectile held in place with a glass rod in compression is described. The glass rod is destroyed with an explosive at a precise time which allows a restraining pin to be moved and free the projectile. 4 figs.},
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