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ELECTRICAL SAFING [1 record]

Record 1 2001-07-27

English

Subject field(s)
  • CBRNE Weapons
CONT

... in the safe mode, a firing command (electrical, hot gas, explosive, etc.) cannot be transmitted. Conversely, in the arm mode, a firing command can be transmitted. Electrical safing disconnects the firing circuit from the pyrotechnic device, as well as provides a short circuit across the bridgewire.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Armes CBRNE
OBS

Coupure, amenée ou commande de courant électrique nécessaire à l'armement et à la mise à feu d'une ogive ou d'une arme nucléaires.

Spanish

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