Accession Number : ADD015940

Title :   Energetic Plasticizer and Improved Gas Producing Charges.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 13 May 74, patented 27 Apr 93,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Camp, Albert T ; Haiss, Hermann S ; Mosher, Paul R

Report Date : 27 Apr 1993

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : An energetic plasticizer for double base propellants comprising (1) a mixture of sorbitol tetra-,penta-, and hexa-nitrate (MSN) and (2) a polyolpolynitrate selected from the group consisting of diethyleneglycoldinitrate (DEGDN), triethyleneglycoldinitrate (TEGDN), nitroglycerin (NG) and mixtures thereof. Also included are compound formulations for double base, modified double base, and composite modified double base propellants incorporating the above energetic plasticizer.

Descriptors :   *DOUBLE BASE PROPELLANTS, *PATENTS, *ENERGETIC PROPERTIES, FORMULATIONS, MIXTURES, NITRATES, NITROGLYCERIN, PLASTICIZERS, FUELS, OXIDIZERS, ETHYLENE GLYCOL

Subject Categories : Plastics
      Organic Chemistry
      Solid Rocket Propellants

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE