Accession Number : AD0634414

Title :   PRIMERS AND EXPLOSIVES.

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER WASHINGTON D C

Report Date : JUN 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : Three papers describe methods for determining the detonating capacity of primers, the detonation characteristics of certain mitroglycerine explosives, and the properties of several new Soviet explosives used in mining and blasting operations. Graphical data on detonation velocities are presented and tabular information is given on the performance of various explosives developed in recent years. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PRIMERS, DETONATIONS), (*EXPLOSIVES, DETONATIONS), (*DETONATIONS, VELOCITY), DETONATORS, AMMONIUM COMPOUNDS, NITRATES, NITROGLYCERIN, MINING ENGINEERING, USSR

Subject Categories : Mining Engineering
      Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE