Accession Number : ADD002018

Title :   Method for Preparing Heat Resistant Mild Detonating Fuse.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Kilmer,Earl E

Report Date : 09 Sep 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : This invention relates to a process of preparing a mild detonating fuse from such heat resistant explosives as DIPAM, HNS, RDX, HMX, PETN, and NONA and includes filling a tubular sheath made of a metal which can be annealed at temperatures below 568F with an explosive material, reducing the explosive filled tubular sheath to a lesser diameter and annealing the sheath.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Explosive charges, Thermal stability, Explosives, Low pressure, Fabrication

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE