Development of a novel active muzzle brake for an artillery weapon system / Dirk Johannes Downing

Doctoral thesis English OPEN
Downing, Dirk Johannes;
(2002)
  • Publisher: Potchefstroom University for Christian Higher Education

A conventional muzzle brake is a baffle device located at some distance in front of the muzzle exit of a gun. The purpose of a muzzle brake is to alleviate the force on the weapon platform by diverting a portion of the muzzle gas resulting in a forward impulse bei... View more
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