Accession Number : ADD018709

Title :   Bismuth and Copper Ballistic Modifiers for Double Base Propellants

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 23 Feb 96, patented 29 Jul 97

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Thompson, Stephen B ; Goodwin, John L ; Camp, Albert T

Report Date : 29 Jul 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : Double base propellants having a mixture of bismuth and copper salts of hydroxy-substituted benzoic acids added as burning rate (ballistic) modifiers.

Descriptors :   *BISMUTH, *PATENTS, *DOUBLE BASE PROPELLANTS, MIXTURES, COPPER COMPOUNDS, SALTS, BURNING RATE, BALLISTICS

Subject Categories : Solid Rocket Propellants

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE