IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - A novel railgun launch package concept

Author(s): A.P. Noel ; A. Challita ; D.P. Bauer
Sponsor(s): IEEE Magnetics Society
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 January 2001
Volume: 37
Page Count: 4
Page(s): 97 - 100
ISSN (Paper): 0018-9464
ISSN (Online): 1941-0069
DOI: 10.1109/20.911799
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Low parasitic mass, high muzzle velocity railgun launch packages are required for railguns to compete with conventional guns. This paper describes a launch package concept for long rod penetrators... View More

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