Accession Number : AD0767860

Title :   Fracture in the High Explosive RDX/TNT,

Corporate Author : DEFENCE STANDARDS LABS MARIBYRNONG (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s) : Smith,D. L. ; Thorpe,B. W.

Report Date : 17 FEB 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : The fracture characteristics of composition B are demonstrated by use of a scanning electron microscope.

Descriptors :   (*EXPLOSIVES, FRACTURE(MECHANICS)), TNT, RDX, SHEAR STRESSES, BRITTLENESS, CRACKS, THERMAL STRESSES, AUSTRALIA

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE