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Mine detection

Mine detection

Army detector"s ability to find low-metal mines not clearly demonstrated : report to the ranking minority member, Committee on International Relations, House of Representatives

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Published by U.S. General Accounting Office in Washington, D.C. (441 G St., NW, Room LM, Washington, 20548) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Army -- Equipment -- Testing,
  • Land mines,
  • Mines (Military explosives) -- Detection,
  • Ground penetrating radar,
  • Radar receiving apparatus

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesArmy detector"s ability to find low-metal mines not clearly demonstrated
    StatementUnited States General Accounting Office
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination21 p.
    Number of Pages21
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15008410M

      The Mine Kafon Drone (MKD) wants to help change this. The MKD is designed to make clearing land mines easier, cheaper, and safer. The drone has six rotors and a . Bounding mines fire up out of the ground and then explode. The M16 is made of three main parts: a mine fuse, a propelling charge to lift the mine and a projectile contained in a cast-iron housing. It is inches ( mm) tall and inches ( mm) in diameter. The M16 mine contains about pounds ( grams) of trinitrotoluene (TNT.

    The prototype has a quad copter which has a mine detector mounted on it. This utilizes two different modes of detection, which are an IR camera and a metal detector. These are extensively used in. @article{osti_, title = {Fire sensors and the detection of underground mine fires}, author = {Conti, R S and Litton, C D}, abstractNote = {This US Bureau of Mines study describes the results of research conducted in the Experimental Mine at Lake Lynn Laboratory on the response of fire-sensors to simulated mine fires, which include: a slowly-developing coal/conveyor belt fire, a rapidly.

    Keywords: landmine detection, vehicle mounted mine detection, robotics, metal detection, sensor plat-forms 1. INTRODUCTION There is a need for landmine detection equipment that can sweep large surfaces such as roads at a reason-able speed with a reduced logistic burden and hazard level. In response to this need, various vehicle-. detection, which is followed by the reaction between the sensing layer and gas components. A drawback of any conventional pellistor is the high operating temperature (°C to °C) originating from the need for producing a measurable baseline resistance (Thermal Activation of gas sensing layer) [2].


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