Accession Number : AD0746722

Title :   Shock Sensitivity of Solid Explosives Considering Explosion Transmission,

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s) : Klochkov,I. S. ; Ilinskaya,L. S.

Report Date : 31 JAN 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : Described are experiments aimed at finding the conditions governing the probability of the propagation of a detonation. Based on these studies, a method was developed for determining shock sensitivity and the sensitivity of a number of materials was measured. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*EXPLOSIVES, SENSITIVITY), SHOCK(MECHANICS), DETONATIONS, PROPAGATION, KINETIC ENERGY, TEST METHODS, USSR

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE