IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Experimental measurement of railgun performance

Author(s): K. Sato ; M. Yanagisawa ; A. Yamori ; N. Kawashima
Sponsor(s): IEEE Magnetics Society
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 January 1989
Volume: 25
Page Count: 4
Page(s): 500 - 503
ISSN (Paper): 0018-9464
ISSN (Online): 1941-0069
DOI: 10.1109/20.22589
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A railgun has been developed to investigate the mechanisms which prevent projectiles from reaching hypervelocity. The railgun is 950 mm long and has a 10 mm square bore. The insulators are... View More

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