Accession Number : ADD005035

Title :   Solventless Double Base Propellants and Method for Plasticizing MTN Nitrocellulose Propellants without Use of Solvents.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Mosher,Paul R

Report Date : 04 Apr 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : Solventless double base propellants are plasticized by metriol trinitrate through the addition of triethylene glycol dinitrate in a ratio of at least 1:14 triethylene glycol dinitrate to metriol trinitrate.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Double base propellants, *Plasticizers, Alcohols, Nitrates, Ethylene glycol

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE