Accession Number : ADD003415

Title :   Fast-Burning Compositions of Fluorinated Polymers and Metal Powders.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Beckert,Werner F ; Dengel,Ottmar H

Report Date : 28 Dec 1976

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : This patent discusses flammable, relatively fast-burning compositions of fuels and oxidizers, which ignite and burn readily, forming substantially non-gaseous residues. The compositions comprise certain oxygen- or fluorine-rich compounds such as perchlorates, nitrates, oxides and polytetrafluoroethylene, and certain fuels such as metal powders and metal sulfides.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Fuels, *Oxidizers, Ignition, Burning rate, Formulations, Oxygen compounds, Additives, Flammability

Subject Categories : Miscellaneous Materials
      Ammunition and Explosives
      Fuels

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE