By Donald E. Carlucci
Even the earliest weapon builders confronted the necessity to know how and why weapons and ammunition paintings which will increase their effectiveness. As guns grew to become extra subtle, the sphere of ballistics obviously divided into 3 major parts of specialization: interior, exterior, and terminal ballistics. offering exact insurance of all 3 components, Ballistics: conception and layout of weapons and Ammunition bargains a continuing presentation of the advanced phenomena that ensue through the release, flight, and impression of a projectile.
Reader-friendly standard and layout, the ebook explains the elemental physics, terminology, conception, engineering features, and layout recommendations for every sector in progressively expanding element and complexity. beginning with inside ballistics, the authors learn the analytical and computational instruments used to foretell a weapon’s habit by way of strain, rigidity and speed, demonstrating their functions in ammunition and guns layout. The e-book keeps with insurance of external ballistics, exploring the physics in the back of trajectories, together with linear and nonlinear aeroballistics. the ultimate part makes a speciality of the results of projectile impression, together with info on surprise physics, formed fees, penetration, fragmentation, and wound ballistics.
Enhanced with insights drawn from the authors’ wide event in executive laboratories, undefined, and academia, Ballistics presents an awesome automobile for encouraging enhanced layout and cutting edge functions within the field.
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Ballistics: Theory and Design of Guns and Ammunition by Donald E. Carlucci