ENCASEMENT OF STICK PROPELLANT FOR ARTILLERY CHARGES

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Army
Contract: N/A
Agency Tracking Number: 8732
Amount: $27,551.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 1988
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
Intech Inc
12900j Automobile Blvd, Clearwater, FL, 34622
DUNS: N/A
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 R W CARPENTER
 (813) 576-1542
Business Contact
Phone: () -
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
CONTAINMENT OF THE STICK PROPELLANT WILL BE ACCOMPLISHED USING HEAT SHRINKABLE POLYOLIFIN FILM. THIS WILL ALLOW REPLACING THE NITROCELLULOSE CARTRIDGE CASE BUT CONTINUING TO USE THE CASE COMPONENT PARTS, SUCH AS THE BASE END CAP. STICK PROPELLANT WILL BE BUNDLED AND ASSEMBLED WITH THE COMPONENT PARTS USING AN ASSEMBLY FIXTURE, OR HOLDER. THE POLYOLIFIN FILM WILL BE SLIPPED OVER THE PARTS AND PASSED THROUGH A HOT AIR TUNNEL CAUSING SHRINKING OF THE FILM AND RETENTION OF ALL COMPONENTS.

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