NPFC - MIL-DTL-46789
BLASTING MACHINE, AUXILIARY FIRING, EMERGENCY
|Publication Date:||4 September 1998|
This specification covers an auxiliary firing blasting machine, hereinafter to be referred to as "assembly", which produces an electric output through generator action for emergency firing of fire power on full tracked combat vehicles.
Blasting machines furnished are of the following classes (see 6.2).
Class 1 - 8675771 Class 2 - 11599606 Class 3 - 11637536 Class 4 - 11679045 Class 5 - 12282970 Class 6 - 12918973
Beneficial comments (recommendations, additions, deletions) and any pertinent data which may be of use in improving this document should be addressed to: U.S. Army Tank-automotive and Armaments Command, ATTN: AMSTA-TR-E/BLUE, Warren, MI 48397-5000, by using the Standardization Document Improvement Proposal (DD Form 1426) appearing at the end of this document or by letter.
The assembly covered by this specification is for emergency use as an alternate firing method in the event of power failure in the vehicle. It is a manually operated device which produces an... View More
The assembly covered by this specification is for emergency use as an alternate firing method in the event of power failure in the vehicle. It is a manually operated device which produces an electrical output through generator action. These assemblies are military unique because they are used for the manually emergency firing of military weapons and must be able to operate satisfactorily and reliably after being stored at the extreme ambient temperatures of −54 to 71°C.View Less