variable time fuze


variable time fuze
espoleta de radio-proximidade, espoleta de tempo variável

English-Portuguese dictionary of military terminology. 2014.

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  • variable time fuze. — See proximity fuze. * * * …   Universalium

  • variable time fuze — noun : proximity fuze …   Useful english dictionary

  • variable time fuze. — See proximity fuze …   Useful english dictionary

  • proximity fuze — noun : an electronic device that detonates a projectile within effective range of the target by means of the radio waves sent out from a tiny radio set in the nose of the projectile and reflected back to the set from the target called also radio… …   Useful english dictionary

  • vt fuze — ˈvēˈtē noun Usage: usually capitalized V&T Etymology: variable time fuze : proximity fuze * * * a variable time fuze …   Useful english dictionary

  • proximity fuze — a design for detonating a charge, as in a projectile, within a predesignated radius of a target. Also called variable time fuze, VT fuze. [1940 45] * * * also called  Vt Fuze, or Influence Fuze,         an explosive ignition device used in bombs …   Universalium

  • VT fuze — noun see proximity fuze * * * a variable time fuze …   Useful english dictionary

  • VT fuze — a variable time fuze. * * * …   Universalium

  • Proximity fuze — A proximity fuze (also called a VT fuze, for variable time ) is a fuze that is designed to detonate an explosive device automatically when the distance to target becomes smaller than a predetermined value or when the target passes through a given …   Wikipedia

  • Fusée de proximité — Mark 53 telle qu utilisée par l’US Navy. Photo prise dans les années 1950. Une fusée de proximité est une fusée d artillerie conçue pour provoquer la détonation d un explosif quand la distance entre la fusée et la cible est plus petite qu une… …   Wikipédia en Français

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