Accession Number : ADD015419
Title : N,N'-Bis(4,4,4-Trinitrobutyryl)Hydrazine.
Descriptive Note : Patent Application, Filed 15 Jun 92,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Sitzmann, Michael E
Report Date : 15 Jun 1992
Pagination or Media Count : 8
Abstract : N,N'-Bis(4,4,4-trinitrobutyryl)hydrazine which is prepared by reacting 4,4,4-trinitrobutyryl chloride with hydrazine in methanol at low temperature. This compound is sensitive enough to be used as an initiating explosive and thermally stable enough to be used in missile warheads.
Descriptors : *PATENT APPLICATIONS, CHLORIDES, EXPLOSIVES, HYDRAZINES, LOW TEMPERATURE, METHANOLS, TEMPERATURE, WARHEADS, WARHEADS, NITROGEN COMPOUNDS, NITROGEN, EXPLOSIVES INITIATORS
Subject Categories : Organic Chemistry
Ammunition and Explosives
Guided Missile Warheads and Fuzes
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE