Accession Number : ADD002035

Title :   Single Chemical Electric Detonator.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Scott,Calvin L ; Leopold,Howard S

Report Date : 08 Nov 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : This patent application relates to an electric explosive detonator having mercuric-5-nitrotetrazole as the sole explosive charge and to a method of detonating a secondary explosive.

Descriptors :   *Explosive charges, *Detonators, *Mercury compounds, Patents, Stability, Sensitivity, Azoles, Salts

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE