Accession Number : ADD006361

Title :   Method for Preparing a Smoke Agent.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Fry,Raymond R , Jr

Report Date : 24 Apr 1979

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : An improved method for preparing a 'plasticized' red phosphorous smoke agent through the steps comprising mixing particulate red phosphorous with a non-swollen, commercial latex polymer 'plasticizer.' In the preferred embodiment the latex polymer plasticizer is a butyl rubber. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Smoke munitions, *Preparation, *Plasticizers, Mixing, Phosphorus, Polymers, Latex, Butyl rubber

Subject Categories : Polymer Chemistry
      Plastics
      Pyrotechnics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE