Accession Number : ADD008205

Title :   Cure Rate Inhibitors for Ferrocene-Containing Propellants.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Hoffman,Richard E

Report Date : 19 Dec 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : Disclosed is a phosphate acid diester that is employed in trace amounts in propellants containing ferrocene or ferrocene derivatives wherein it functions as a cure-rate inhibitor. The trace amount of phosphate acid diester extends the pot life of these propellants without inhibiting the final cure thereof. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Solid propellants, *Ferrocenes, *Curing, *Rates, Inhibitors, Acids, Esters, Phosphates, Shelf life, Potting compounds, Additives

Subject Categories : Solid Rocket Propellants

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE