Accession Number : AD0163660

Title :   Processing RDX and HMX.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Wright,Sam B. ; Rogers,Julius T.

Report Date : 25 JAN 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 2

Abstract : The invention relates to explosive compositions and more particularly concerns improved processes for recovering cyclotetramethylenetetranitramine (hereinafter referred to as HMX) from cyclotrimethylenetrinitramine (hereinafter referred to as RDX).

Descriptors :   (*HMX, PURIFICATION), (*RDX, CHEMICAL PRECIPITATION), (*PATENTS, HMX), EXPLOSIVES

Subject Categories : Industrial Chemistry and Chemical Processing
      Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE