Fragment Size

Some articles on fragments, fragment:

SN-42 - Performance Standards - Military Testing: Fragment Ballistics
... The large body of casualty data made clear that in a combat situation, fragments, not bullets, were the most important threat to soldiers ... After WWII, vests were being developed and fragment testing was in its early stages ... all contain a steel casing that is designed to burst into small steel fragments or shrapnel, when their explosive core detonates ...

Famous quotes containing the words size and/or fragment:

    Eat your meals according to the size of your bowl.
    Chinese proverb.

    The work of art, just like any fragment of human life considered in its deepest meaning, seems to me devoid of value if it does not offer the hardness, the rigidity, the regularity, the luster on every interior and exterior facet, of the crystal.
    André Breton (1896–1966)