Projectile tail cone

Ammunition and explosives – Projectiles – Composite


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244 323, F42B 1026




A projectile for use as a range limiting type of projectile is provided. projectile is used with a selective cartridge in a smooth bore gun. This projectile has a body member and a connecting tail cone, which provides projectile roll and which provides velocity decay and high drag to limit projectile range. The tail cone has a conical outer surface which has a plurality of canted grooves.

patent: 34285 (1862-01-01), Mefford
patent: 279964 (1883-06-01), Mefford
patent: 1794141 (1931-02-01), Bloch-Jorgensen
patent: 4379531 (1983-04-01), Manis


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