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
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE