|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||102/364 ; 102/517 ; 102/518|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 14 인용 특허 : 9|
An improved explosive and incendiary full caliber projectile having a high splinter effect. The projectile produces a reliable incendiary effect at impact by releasing splinters from the casing. It is of simple construction and the casing and splinters have a high penetration capability in particular when the projectile is less than 40 mm in caliber. At least a preponderantly longitudinal portion of the casing is made of a homogeneous substance consisting of a heavy metal alloy having a density in excess of 17 g/cm3. By using a sintered high tungsten con...
An improved explosive and incendiary full caliber projectile having a thin-walled casing which encompasses in hood-like fashion an explosive charge and which has a rearwardly facing open end which is operatively coupled to a rear projectile portion, which closes said open end, the improvement comprising said casing having a nose portion and a cylindrically shaped portion extending rearwardly therefrom over an axial length a, the wall thickness of said cylindrical portion being 5% to 15% of the caliber diameter of said projectile and the material forming ...