Accession Number : ADD010517

Title :   Multi-Component Propellant Charges.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Johnson,Craig ; Dendor,Paul ; Hodgkins,Harry L

Report Date : 14 Jun 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : A multi-component propellant charge is disclosed wherein one component is an energetic high-strength composite resin, which is plasticized by an energetic plasticizer and supports the other components during the high-acceleration stage of the propellant's performance. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Propelling charges, *Composite propellants, Solid propellants, Propellant grains, Composite materials, Polymers, High strength, Solid rocket propellant plasticizers, Energetic properties, Performance(Engineering), Segmented rocket engines, Stresses, Failure, Cracks, Deformation, Gun propellants

Subject Categories : Laminates and Composite Materials
      Solid Rocket Propellants

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE