Projectile & Weapons Testing

Projectiles and weapons are evaluated for performance under various conditions.

To standardize this testing, for both procedural steps and environmental conditions, Sydor can provide any necessary components to perform these tests. Common standards are outlined below:

Common Standards

  • Small Caliber Universal Receiver/Medium Caliber Universal Receiver – with appropriate stand, table, recoil system, firing box, velocity/pressure barrels, cleaning kits, and boresights/borelasers
  • Pressure Measurement Equipment – includes Pressure Transducers, Cabling, Consumables, and optional Calibration Equipment
  • Calibration Equipment (Optional)
  • Velocity Measurement System – customized to meet your indoor or outdoor measurement requirements.
  • Action Time Unit
  • Triggers – can be provided with Infra-Red Sensor and Solid State Blast Switch
  • Data Acquisition – Sydor’s data can all be processed with the Integrated Range Instrumentation System (IRIS). For this test, the velocity and pressure IRIS systems would be provided.
  • Universal Weapon Rest – provided with the appropriate stand, Firing Box, Cleaning Kits, and Boresights/Borelasers
  • Preparation/Conditioning Equipment – provided with Witness Sheets
  • Velocity Measurement System – customized to meet your indoor or outdoor measurement requirements.
  • Data Acquisition – The end user’s range data can all be processed with the Integrated Range Instrumentation System (IRIS). For this test, the velocity IRIS system would be provided.
  • Vee Bed Unit – provided with the appropriate stand for the vee bed, Firing Box, Cleaning Kits, Boresights, and Accuracy Barrels (with Bolt Actions)
  • Target System – a variety of detectors are available to accommodate indoor/outdoor detection requirements. These include acoustic sensors, optical sensors, and closed chamber detectors.
    • Data Acquisition – The end user’s range data can all be processed with the Integrated Range Instrumentation System (IRIS). For this test, the IRIS system for velocity and accuracy testing would be provided.
  • Vee Bed Unit – provided with the appropriate stand for the vee bed, Firing Box, Cleaning Kits, Boresights, and Accuracy Barrels (with Bolt Actions)
  • Target System – a variety of detectors are available to accommodate indoor/outdoor detection requirements. These include acoustic sensors, optical sensors, and closed chamber detectors.
    • Data Acquisition – The end user’s range data can all be processed with the Integrated Range Instrumentation System (IRIS). For this test, the velocity and accuracy IRIS systems would be provided.
  • Primer Sensitivity Rig – provided with Case Holders and Balls- Sydor can also provide an electronic version for use with medium caliber Universal Receivers
  • IRIS system
  • Waterproofing Rig
  • Closed Vessel
  • Universal Weapon Rest – provided with appropriate stand, Firing Box, Cleaning Kits, Boresights/Borelasers, bore gauges are also recommended.
  • Automatic Paper Target

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