DESIGN OF AN ADVANCED TANDEM PENETRATOT SYSTEM

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Army
Contract: N/A
Agency Tracking Number: 15134
Amount: $488,576.00
Phase: Phase II
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 1993
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
Dyna East Corp.
3201 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19104
DUNS: N/A
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 Robert D Ciccarelli
 Principal Investigator
 (215) 386-4884
Business Contact
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Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
WE PROPOSE TO DESIGN AN ANTI-ARMOR TANDEM PENETRATOR CONSISTING OF AN EXPLOSIVE-FORMED PENETRATOR (EFP) WARHEAD AND KINETIC ENERGY (KE) ROD. THIS SYSTEM WILL EXPLOIT THE EFP'S PENETRATION EFFICIENCY AGAINST APPLIQUE AND BASE ARMORS, THUS ELIMINATING KE DEFEAT MECHANISMS. EFP WARHEAD, KINETIC ENERGY PENETRATOR, AND TANDEM SYSTEM DESIGNS WILL BE SELECTED TO ADDRESS A WIDE RANGE OF FUTURE ARMOR THREATS. TESTS WILL BE DESIGNED TO DEMONSTRATE CONCEPT FEASIBILITY. PHASE II DESIGN, MANUFACTURE, AND TEST EFFORTS WILL BE DEFINED.

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