Accession Number : ADD005332

Title :   Simultaneous Yellow Smoke and Yellow Flame Composition.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Tanner,John E , Jr ; Webster,Henry A , III

Report Date : 21 Aug 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : A pyrotechnic composition which, when burned, produces yellow smoke and yellow flame. The composition is comprised of between 5 and 30 percent of a fuel which is either magnesium or silicon, between 65 and 85 percent of bismuth subnitrate and between 5 and 13 percent of an epoxy binder. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Pyrotechnics, *Colored flares, Yellow, Chemical composition, Magnesium, Silicon, Bismuth compounds, Nitrates, Epoxy resins, Binders, Colored smokes, Markers, Distress signals

Subject Categories : Pyrotechnics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE