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Penetrator ammunition with propulsion gas seal (USH0000265)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000000264D
Original Publication Date: 1987-May-05
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2008-Mar-28

Publishing Venue

US Statutory Invention Registration (SIRs)

Related People

Inventors:
Bonde, Robert L. Isleifson, Robert E. Gorman, William L. [+details]
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Related Documents

Patent/Patent Application:
USH000265 US06/931508 [+details]

Abstract

In a munition comprising a cartridge case, a subcaliber penetrator, and a ltipartite sabot for enabling propulsive discharge of said penetrator from said case, the improvement which comprises a film of curable sealant deposited on said sabot and said penetrator so as to prevent passage of propulsion gases between the parts of said sabot, and between the sabot and the penetrator.