Accession Number : AD0164934

Title :   Monopropellant Composition Including Hydroxylamine Percholorate.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Mueller,Kurt F. ; Cziesla,Manfred J.

Report Date : 01 MAY 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : The patent describes a gelled liquid monopropellant. It comprises an aqueous solution of a mixture of oxidants such as sodium perchlorate and hydroxylammonium perchlorate, a fuel such as boron powder and a gelling agent such as silica gel. It is especially useful for underwater propulsion of ordnance vehicles, gas generators and other applications.

Descriptors :   *Liquid propellants, *Patents, *Monopropellants, Underwater propulsion, Gas generating systems, Gels, Boron, Ammonium perchlorate

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
      Fuels

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE