Accession Number : ADA131619

Title :   Synthesis and Properties of Trisubstituted Trinitrobenzenes. TATB Analogs.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL SURFACE WEAPONS CENTER SILVER SPRING MD

Personal Author(s) : Chaykovsky,Michael ; Adolph,Horst G

PDF Url : ADA131619

Report Date : Mar 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 26

Abstract : A series of trisubstituted trinitrobenzene derivatives structurally related to tatb, with diversified physical properties, were synthesized and evaluated with respect to stability, impact sensitivity, and density. Several compounds showed improved sensitivity-performance characteristics relative to standard explosives.

Descriptors :   *Plastic bonded explosives, *Explosives, *Synthesis, Analogs, Structural properties, Density, Impact, Physical properties, Sensitivity

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE