Accession Number : ADD008813

Title :   Tetraazido Polyesters and Methods of Preparation.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Frankel,Milton B ; Wilson,Edgar R ; Flanagan,Joseph E

Report Date : 16 Jun 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : This invention relates to a tetraazido polyester and to a process for their preparation. Compounds containing one or more azido groups are useful as energetic plasticizers for gun propellants, solid propellants, and explosives. This invention provides a novel class of polyazido compounds having utility as stated above, and also provides a novel process for their preparation. The novel azido compounds of the invention are the polyazidoalkyl and polyazidoaryl esters.

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Polymers, *Synthesis(Chemistry), Azides, Plasticizers, Energetic properties, Inventions, Gun propellants, Solid propellants, Explosives

Subject Categories : Plastics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE