Accession Number : ADD008342

Title :   Ballistic Modifier.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Satriana,Daniel R ; Bracuti,Arthur J

Report Date : 04 Apr 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : The present invention consists of a metallic complex formed as the product of the pyrolysis of heavy metal oxides and various selected ureas. The complex formed has been found to be a highly effective ballistic modifier producing plateau ballistic characteristics in a high energy smokeless nitramine plastisol propellant system.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Solid rocket propellants, *Double base rocket propellants, *Additives, *Complex compounds, Inventions, Burning rate, Interior ballistics, Modification, Ureides, Metal compounds, Oxides, Pyrolysis

Subject Categories : Solid Rocket Propellants

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE