Magnum Technology, Inc.

16 West Spanish Main St.
Tampa, FL 33609
38 Employees

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 2
Total Value of Awards $849K
First Award Date 01/09/01
Most Recent Award Date 03/13/03

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Byron Mr. David Byron 2 Message

2 Awards Won

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Army
Topic: A00-092
Budget: 03/13/03 - 03/13/05

The materials technology used for design and fabrication of "steel" gun barrels is mature and can be expected to contribute incremental improvements in future gun system performance. Utilization of ceramic materials in gun components has been recognized as a potential quantum improvement for controlling temperatures, allowing higher firing rate...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Army
Topic: A00-092
Budget: 01/09/01 - 07/09/01

Because of their desirable physical properties, technical ceramics have been investigated for use in gun barrels. When compared to steel, ceramics offer significantly less weight, longer barrel life and the ability to survive higher rates of fire and the use of hotter propellants. Previous attempts by government and industry to use technical ce...