Accession Number : ADD012895

Title :   Pyrotechnic Fire Extinguishing Method.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Reed,Russell , Jr ; Chan,May L ; Moore,Kenneth L

Report Date : 22 Jul 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 3

Abstract : This document describes a gas generating composition containing glycidyl azide polymer and a high nitrogen content additive selected from the group consisting of guanylaminotetrazole nitrate, bis(triaminoguanidinium)5,5'azotetrazole, ammonium 5-nitraminotetrazole and high bulk density nitro guanidine generates large quantities of nitrogen gas upon burning and can be used to extinguish fires. (Patents).

Descriptors :   *PATENTS, *FIRE EXTINGUISHING AGENTS, *GAS GENERATING SYSTEMS, AZIDES, GLYCIDYL ETHER, POLYMERS, GASES, NITROGEN, GLYCIDYL NITRATE, PYROTECHNICS, CRASHES, AIRCRAFT FIRE CONTROL SYSTEMS, FLAME ARRESTERS

Subject Categories : Safety Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE