|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
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A thermally activated case venting safety apparatus is used to minimize the potential for detonation of a warhead or other encased explosive when such item is subjected to excessive thermal environments. An aft end closure plate to a warhead casing is secured using an expandable snap ring with a temperature activated releasing mechanism. The snap ring is expanded using a caliper device with an adjustable slide assembly which adjust the snap ring to the required dimensions. An eutectic solder plug or similar plug is attached to the bottom base of the adju...
A case venting safety apparatus for a warhead that provides for case venting in high temperature environments which comprises: a casing for said warhead having an aft end, said aft end defining an opening; a closure plate dimensioned to fit snugly in said opening of said aft end of said casing; and a retractable thermally reactive means for removably securing said closure plate to said casing.