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Shrapnel and other war material

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Published by McGraw-Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ammunition.,
  • Projectiles.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    Other titlesAmerican machinist.
    Statementa reprint of important articles presented in the American machinist from January to June, 1915
    The Physical Object
    Pagination92 p. :
    Number of Pages92
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24155833M
    OCLC/WorldCa17895894

    Shrapnel, originally a type of antipersonnel projectile named for its inventor, Henry Shrapnel (–), an English artillery officer. Shrapnel projectiles contained small shot or spherical bullets, usually of lead, along with an explosive charge to scatter the shot as well as fragments of the shell casing. A time fuze set off the explosive charge in the latter part of the shell’s. Henry Shrapnel was born at Midway Manor in Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, England, the ninth child of Zachariah Shrapnel and his wife Lydia.. In , while a lieutenant in the Royal Artillery, he perfected, with his own resources, an invention of what he called "spherical case" ammunition: a hollow cannonball filled with lead shot that burst in mid-air.

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