Accession Number : ADD004076

Title :   Soluble Binder for Plastic Bonded Explosives and Propellants.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : O'Neill,Paul L ; Hooper,Juan L

Report Date : 19 Apr 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : Explosive compositions utilizing binders which are soluble in water or which hydrolyze under dilute acidic or basic conditions to yield non-toxic products are disclosed. The use of such binders permits one to readily remove the compositions from obsolete warheads or the like. The explosive filler can be reclaimed. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Plastic bonded explosives, *Propellants, Formulations, Explosives, Warheads, Binders, Solubility, Casting, Plasticizers

Subject Categories : Physical Chemistry
      Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE