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Accession Number AD-869 623/9
Title XM31 Reefing Line Cutter, Propellant Actuated with Settable Mechanical Time Delay.
Publication Date Jan 1970
Media Count 40p
Personal Author O. Nimylowycz E. J. Wiggett M. C. Messe
Abstract This report summarizes exploratory development conducted on the XM31 Settable Delay Reefing Line Cutter. Six units, which combine a modified M564 projectile fuze and an M9 type reefing line cutter, were designed and fabricated. Extensive tests were conduc ...
Keywords Air drop operations
Cargo parachutes
Environmental tests
Explosive actuators
Explosive charges
M-31 reefing line cutters
Mounting brackets
Thermal stability
Time delay fuzes
Xm-31 reefing line cutters
Source Agency Non Paid Delimited ADS
NTIS Subject Category 51C - Aircraft
79A - Ammunition, Explosives, & Pyrotechnics
Corporate Author Frankford Arsenal Philadelphia PA
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 7625
Contract Number N/A

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