explosive-actuated device

explosive-actuated device

[ik′splō·sive ‚ak·chə‚wād·əd di‚vīs]
(engineering)
Any of various devices actuated by means of explosive; includes devices actuated either by high explosives or low explosives, whereas propellant-actuated devices include only the latter.
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International Group received a five-year Task Order under the SEAPORT E Contract to support all phases of life-cycle management for explosive-actuated devices such as aircraft ejection seats.
In winning the award, VSE assembled a team of subject matter experts to support all phases of life-cycle management for explosive-actuated devices such as aircraft ejection seats.