Accession Number : ADD015342

Title :   Plastic Bonded Explosives Which Exhibit Mild Cook-Off and Bullet Impact Insensitive Properties.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 17 Oct 77, patented 26 Nov 91,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Lundstrom, Norman H ; Reed, Russell, Jr

Report Date : 26 Nov 1991

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : Castable and elastomeric explosive compositions containing 82-85% HMX in polypropylene-polyethylene type polyurethane binder systems comprising at least 20% 3-5 uHMX and an endothermically pyrolyzable binder.

Descriptors :   *PATENTS, *PLASTIC BONDED EXPLOSIVES, BINDERS, HMX, POLYETHYLENE, POLYPROPYLENE, INSENSITIVE EXPLOSIVES

Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE