Slotted Tube Catapult

Operated by T and Z Stoff for Launching

the Flying Bomb (Preliminary Survey)

BIOS 469


Reported by:

Mr. L. Boddington, M.A.P.

S/L J. Thomlinson, M.A.P.


BIOS Target No. C4/48(b)


Keywords:    A re-design of the ramp structure ... ; A re-design of the method of applying the sealing tube ... ; Increased launching speed... ; A complete re-design of the presure generator breech trolley involving ... ; Sealing tube arrangement, 13 g (peak acceleration about 16 g)... ; Airless injection system ...