Accession Number : ADD002128

Title :   Propellant Composition Containing Beryllium and an Energetic Difluoramino Containing Binder.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Randolph,Kendall B ; Childs,Lewis B

Report Date : 20 Aug 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The patent relates to a high energy composite propellant composition comprising a fuel component of beryllium, beryllium hydride and mixtures thereof in an energic difluoramino containing binder material such as 2,3-bis(difluoramino)propyl acrylate (NFPA) addition polymerized with a vinyl monomer such as 2-hydroxyl propyl methacrylate and further plasticized with 1,2,3-tris(alpha beta-bis(difluoramino)ethoxy) propane (TVOPA), additional oxidizer such as ammonium perchlorate in amount sufficient to assure complete oxidation of the binder and fuel component and cured.

Descriptors :   *Solid rocket propellants, *Double base rocket propellants, *Patents, Fluoropolymers, Solid rocket propellant binders, Performance tests, Beryllium compounds, Density, Chemical composition, Fluoroamines

Subject Categories : Solid Rocket Propellants

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE