Accession Number : AD0163660


Title :   Processing RDX and HMX.


Descriptive Note : Patent,


Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C


Personal Author(s) : Wright,Sam B. ; Rogers,Julius T.


Report Date : 25 JAN 1972


Pagination or Media Count : 2


Abstract : The invention relates to explosive compositions and more particularly concerns improved processes for recovering cyclotetramethylenetetranitramine (hereinafter referred to as HMX) from cyclotrimethylenetrinitramine (hereinafter referred to as RDX).


Descriptors :   (*HMX, PURIFICATION), (*RDX, CHEMICAL PRECIPITATION), (*PATENTS, HMX), EXPLOSIVES


Subject Categories : INDUSTRIAL CHEMISTRY AND CHEMICAL PROCESSING
      AMMUNITION AND EXPLOSIVES


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE