Patent Number: 7,707,940

Title: Multiple part munition

Abstract: The invention relates to a connecting mechanism for a multiple-part munition (1), for example for artillery charges. It is proposed that a multiple-part munition (1) be connected by means of a simple plug connection to at least two casing elements (2) which can be connected to one another and are arranged axially one behind the other, of a propellent-charge casing (10), with the casing elements (2) having a taper (3) and/or a corresponding opening (4) on their mutually facing end faces or tail faces, and the tapers (3) and/or the inner wall (7) of the openings (4) having projections (8) so that they can be connected to one another with a force fit by pushing them together.

Inventors: Lebacher; Walter (Aschau a. Inn, DE)

Assignee: Nitrochemie Aschau GmbH

International Classification: F42B 5/02 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/04/12018