oa CSIR Science Scope - Lobsight technology gets it 'right on target'
|Article Title||Lobsight technology gets it 'right on target'|
|© Publisher:||Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)|
|Journal||CSIR Science Scope|
|Publication Date||Feb 2013|
CSIR principal engineer Danie de Villiers is the mastermind behind a technology innovation that is - literally - aiming for a high hit rate. His brainchild, Lobsight, is a novel Indirect Aiming System (IAS) to improve the hit probability of mortars and other light artillery weapons used in indirect firing mode, in other words, in situations where a projectile is aimed and fired without the gun and target being in line of site.
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