HIGH PAYOFF MINE/BARRIER CONCEPTS

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
Amount:
$46,618.00
Award Year:
1991
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
N/A
Agency Tracking Number:
17176
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Arkala
2156 5th St, Livermore, CA, 94550
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
N/A
Principal Investigator
 () -
Business Contact
Phone: () -
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
A NOVEL HIGH VOLTAGE DELAY CIRCUIT IS PROPOSED FOR USE WITH EXPLODING FOIL INITIATORS. THIS ALLOWS THE MANUFACTURE OF AN INEXPENSIVE MULTIMODE WARHEAD USEFUL AGAINST TANKS, APCS, AND SOFT TARGETS. ANTICIPATED BENEFITS/POTENTIAL COMMERCIAL APPLICATIONS - A COMMON WARHEAD MAY BE DERIVED THAT CAN BE USED IN BOTH SMART SUBMUNITIONS AND LANDMINES, SAVING THE GOVERNMENT DEVELOPMENT AND MANUFACTURING COSTS. KEY WORDS - EFI, CORONA TRIGGERED SPARK GAP, MULTIMODE WARHEAD.

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