| || Weight of guns in comparison to conventional guns
Author : Sirpal, J.P.
Source : Defence Science Journal ; Vol:6(3) ; 1956 ; pp 161-167
Subject : 623.4 Armaments and Ballistics;623 Military Science and Engineering
Keywords : Weight of guns ;RCL guns ;Orthodox equipments
Abstract : A study has been made of the weight of ordnance and equipment for a given performance. The comparative weights of the RCL and the orthodox equipments have been studied and it has been found that for the same muzzle energy the weight of RCL gun is 1/4th that of orthodox gun.