Bore Insulator Protection Layer for a Naval Electromagnetic Launcher

Period of Performance: 05/12/2008 - 03/11/2009

$70K

Phase 1 SBIR

Recipient Firm

IAP Research, Inc.
2763 Culver Avenue Array
Dayton, OH 45429
Principal Investigator

Abstract

This project will develop several bore insulator surface concepts to overcome the limitations found in current insulator designs. Prototype insulators will be built and validated through railgun testing in Phase I.