Accession Number : ADD010460

Title :   Copper Containing Ballistic Additives.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Corley,Robert C ; Myers,Frederick F , Jr

Report Date : 05 Jul 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : This invention concerns itself with the addition of certain copper salts and chelates to solid propellant formulations as burning rate modifiers. The additives increase the burning rate of the propellant while simultaneously decreasing its pressure exponent. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Solid propellants, *Formulations(Chemistry), *Propellant modifiers, *Copper compounds, *Additives, Ballistics, Pressure, Burning rate, Chelate compounds, Salts, Inventions

Subject Categories : Combustion and Ignition
      Solid Rocket Propellants

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE