Accession Number : ADA302351

Title :   Recovery Technique for Shocked Explosive Samples.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL SURFACE WARFARE CENTER INDIAN HEAD DIV MD

Personal Author(s) : Liddiard, T. P. ; Forbes, J. W. ; Watt, J. W. ; Baker, R. N. ; Sharma, J.

PDF Url : ADA302351

Report Date : 31 AUG 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 36

Abstract : A technique has been developed to recover explosives that have undergone stresses as high as 26 kilobars. Physical (microscopic) and chemical examination of recovered explosives has led to the discovery of new chemical reactions occurring in these explosives. jg p.2

Descriptors :   *COMPRESSION, *RECOVERY, *SHOCK(MECHANICS), *CHEMICAL REACTIONS, *IGNITION, STRESSES, EXPLOSIVES, SAMPLING.

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
      Physical Chemistry
      Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE