Accession Number : ADD000046

Title :   Conductive Igniter Composition.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Rentz,Albert Ward ; Clark,Chesley ; Diebold,James P ; Eldridge ,Judson B

Report Date : 16 Oct 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : The patent describes a conductive igniter strand comprising a mixture of Viton, Teflon, magnesium and graphite which reduces the dangers from electrostatic discharge and at the same time provides adequate ignition.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Igniters, *Strands, Graphite, Magnesium, Tetrafluoroethylene resins, Electrical conductivity

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE