|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||89/8 ; 60/2701 ; 102/490|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 24 인용 특허 : 7|
A method for accelerating projectiles comprises introducing the projectile into an accelerator barrel, feeding a combustible gas mixture into said barrel and igniting said mixture to accelerate the projectile, and is characterized in that a fluid is stored in the projectile and is ejected therefrom into the space between the projectile and the barrel. Suitable accelerator systems are disclosed.
Method for accelerating a projectile in an accelerator barrel comprising the steps of storing a compressed fluid in said projectile, feeding a combustible gas mixture into said barrel, pre-accelerating said projectile, introducing said pre-accelerated projectile into said barrel and ejecting said compressed fluid from said projectile within said barrel to ignite said mixture and accelerate said projectile.