TITLE

Fuzes for Mortar Rounds

AUTHOR(S)
Richardson, Doug
PUB. DATE
August 2004
SOURCE
Armada International;Aug/Sep2004, Vol. 28 Issue 4, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the development of fuzes in mortar rounds. Uses of mortars in military combats; Information on developments made by Junghans Feinwerktechnik in the design of the DM74 multi-option artillery fuze; Role of delay fuzes in penetrating targets.
ACCESSION #
14279492

 

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