Accession Number : ADD001669
Title : Plastic Bonded Explosive Composition.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Wiebke,Ethyl F ; Falterman,Charles W
Report Date : 29 Jul 1975
Pagination or Media Count : 3
Abstract : In this patent an explosive composition is described which will withstand temperature exposure and temperature shock at supersonic speeds and upon environment exposure. It consists essentially of a high explosive pre-coated with a polyester resin consisting of the polyester portion of Laminac 4116 and 4134 admixed with vinyl toluene, alpha-methyl styrene and diallyl phthalate.
Descriptors : *Patents, *Plastic bonded explosives, Thermal stability, HMX, Binders, TNT, RDX, Plasticizers, Formulations
Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE