A Study of the Feasibility of Initiating an Explosive Primer From a Piezoelectric Impact
1956 Dec 17
Originating Research Org.:
Sandia National Lab. (SNL-NM), Albuquerque, NM (United States)
OpenNet Entry Date:
1999 Sep 28
Since the impedance match between a bridge wire and a crystal is very poor, it is necessary that an impedance-matching device be used between the crystal and primer. An impedance-matching transformer was proposed for maximum circuit reliability.