Performance of a 1.5 m augmented railgun using a permanent magnet

Katsuki, S.; Akiyama, H.; Sueda, T.; Koga, Y.; Sato, K.N.
April 1997
Review of Scientific Instruments;Apr97, Vol. 68 Issue 4, p1908
Academic Journal
Describes the assembly and performance of an augmented plasma armature railgun using a permanent magnet. Demonstration of fusion pellet injection with an extremely high velocity; Acceleration of a wood fiber projectile.


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