Accession Number : ADD001569

Title :   Method for Injection Molding of Explosive and Pyrotechnic Material.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Sherman,Jack ; Vigneault,Ronald R ; Colpitts,David A

Report Date : 22 Apr 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The patent relates to a method and apparatus for manufacture of explosive and pyrotechnic articles in which explosive and pyrotechnic materials are injection molded into small cavities of long length. The explosives and pyrotechnics are made up of very fine powders mixed together with an elastomer or oil. In some cases a catalyst or polymerizing agent is used.

Descriptors :   *Explosives, *Pyrotechnics, *Injection molding, *Patents, Dies, Presses(Machinery), Mixers(Mechanical)

Subject Categories : Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys
      Pyrotechnics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE