Accession Number : ADA133505

Title :   Qualitative Assessment of the Ignition of Highly Flammable Fuels by Primary Explosives,

Corporate Author : MATERIALS RESEARCH LABS ASCOT VALE (AUSTRALIA)

Personal Author(s) : Elischer,P P ; De Yong,Leo

PDF Url : ADA133505

Report Date : Jun 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : An assessment of the ignition of fuel/air mixtures and of fabrics soaked with different fuels (ethanol, n-hexane and diethyl ether) by primary explosives has been carried out. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Flammability, *Ignition, *Fuels, Test methods, Primers, Igniters, Air, Mixtures, Vapors, Ethanols, Ethers, Ethyl radicals, Hexanes, Fabrics, Saturation, Australia

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
      Combustion and Ignition

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE