TITLE

Simultaneous Explosive Reductions

AUTHOR(S)
Gibbs, Kirk
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Engineer;Oct-Dec2003, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p65
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Details the factors that military engineers must consider when planning and preparing for simultaneous explosive reductions. Factor to conducting a brigade-level breaching operation; Description of the M58 high-explosive mine-clearing line charge surface danger zone; Reasons for ensuring that points of breach are at least 800 meters apart.
ACCESSION #
12534031

 

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