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Title: Barrier breaching device

Abstract

A barrier breaching device that is designed primarily for opening holes in interior walls of buildings uses detonating fuse for explosive force. The fuse acts as the ribs or spokes of an umbrella-like device that may be opened up to form a cone. The cone is placed against the wall so that detonating fuse that rings the base of the device and which is ignited by the spoke-like fuses serves to cut a circular hole in the wall.

Inventors:
Issue Date:
OSTI Identifier:
7117948
Application Number:
ON: DE84011076
Assignee:
Dept. of Energy
DOE Contract Number:  
W-7405-ENG-48
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Other Information: Portions are illegible in microfiche products
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
45 MILITARY TECHNOLOGY, WEAPONRY, AND NATIONAL DEFENSE; CONTAINED EXPLOSIONS; WALLS; EXPLOSIVE FRACTURING; DETONATIONS; HOLES; COMMINUTION; EXPLOSIONS; FRACTURING; 450100* - Military Technology, Weaponry, & National Defense- Chemical Explosions & Explosives

Citation Formats

Honodel, C A. Barrier breaching device. United States: N. p., 1983. Web.
Honodel, C A. Barrier breaching device. United States.
Honodel, C A. Wed . "Barrier breaching device". United States.
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abstractNote = {A barrier breaching device that is designed primarily for opening holes in interior walls of buildings uses detonating fuse for explosive force. The fuse acts as the ribs or spokes of an umbrella-like device that may be opened up to form a cone. The cone is placed against the wall so that detonating fuse that rings the base of the device and which is ignited by the spoke-like fuses serves to cut a circular hole in the wall.},
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place = {United States},
year = {1983},
month = {6}
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