Accession Number : AD0164909

Title :   Encapsulation of Nitronium Perchlorate Employing Ammonia to Form Ammonium Perchlorate.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Diebold,James P.

Report Date : 17 APR 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : The invention contemplates a unique process involving the passing of dry ammonia gas over particles of nitronium perchlorate. An object of the present invention is to provide an encapsulating technique for rendering high energy solid fuels and oxidizers inert to each other and to the binder material until such time as the system is ignited. Another object is to provide a method for encapsulating nitronium perchlorate for use in the propellant field.

Descriptors :   *Ammonium perchlorate, *Patents, Explosives, Propellants

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
      Solid Rocket Propellants

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE