Accession Number : AD0165060

Title :   Outgassing Technique.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Pakulak,Jack M. , Jr

Report Date : 31 JUL 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The patent relates to an outgassing technique which provides a chemical liner for a casing or container which will decompose into a gas with sufficient pressure to rupture the casing when the container is subjected to a high heat source. This allows release of any material within the container.

Descriptors :   *Warheads, *Outgassing, *Patents, Chemical composition, Linings, Cook off, Decomposition

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE