Test Rig

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  •    R&DE
  •      Dighi
  •      1 sets
  •     Defence Division

Description

The test rig for a missile launcher was designed and manufactured to simulate the operating conditions of the launcher, and test its various components for the loads generated during a launch.

The test rig is capable of simulating various load cases like emergency driving load case, locking and article ejection load case, etc.

Design and analysis of the test rig was done to ensure safe operation during all load cases

Construction details

Materials:

  • Vessel structure: SA 517 Gr.F & SA 516 Gr.70
  • Forgings: EN 24

Critical aspects

  • Finite element analysis was conducted to check the safe operation of the test rig under all loading cases.
  • Components were designed to withstand extremely high pressure