Accession Number : ADD008320

Title :   Antipropagation Explosive Packaging Means.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Howe,Philip M

Report Date : 16 Sep 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : A packaging system is disclosed for containing a plurality of discrete explosive masses in close juxtaposition but isolated from each other so as to prevent detonation of one such mass from propagating a chain of further detonations of the remaining such masses. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Explosives, *Storage, *Transportation, *Packaging, Damage, Classification, Detonations, Hazards, Chain reactions, Accidents, Ammunition, Handling, Labor, Costs, Shipping, Safety

Subject Categories : Safety Engineering
      Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE