TableĀ 2

Skin perforation velocities in relation to dimensions and masses of fragment simulating projectiles

Mass (g)Diameter (mm)Length (mm)Flat width (mm)Presented area (cm2)S (mass over presented area g/cm2)V50 (m/s) + 95% CIVth (m/s)Predicted Vth (m/s) using Mattoo equation
0.162.73.7NA0.0572.79121.1 (7.6)101.7109.4
0.4944.8NA0.1263.89103.7 (21.1)66.094
1.15.46.42.50.2294.897.8 (10.8)76.083.4
  • S, sectional density; Vth, threshold velocity.