Penetrator ammunition with propulsion gas seal (USH0000265)
Original Publication Date: 1987-May-05
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2008-Mar-28
US Statutory Invention Registration (SIRs)
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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.