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Low Alloy, High Impact Toughness Steel

The U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory at Eglin AFB has developed and scaled up to 200,000lb+ quantity USAF-96 Steel. USAF-96 Steel is a low alloy steel that when thermally processed with the inventive method has the following typical values: an ultimate tensile strength of 245 ksi; yield strength...
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Spiral linear shaped charge jet

The invention represents a novel system for controlling the yield of an explosive charge that enables the explosive yield to be selected or decreased from full-yield detonation incrementally down to low-yield detonation using a continuous linear shaped charge jet spiraled around the main charge...