Accession Number : AD0664254

Title :   THE SAFE HANDLING OF HIGH-ENERGY LIQUIDS: SOME PRELIMINARY CONSIDERATIONS.

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF NAVAL RESEARCH WASHINGTON D C

Report Date : 20 MAR 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : Some of the characteristics of low velocity detonations are summarized, and methods of minimizing the risk of such detonations when handling high-energy liquid chemical systems are outlined.

Descriptors :   (*EXPLOSIVES, HANDLING), DETONATIONS, LIQUIDS, MONOPROPELLANTS, SAFETY, INSTRUCTION MANUALS

Subject Categories : Safety Engineering
      Ammunition and Explosives
      Liquid Rocket Propellants

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE