Accession Number : AD0456999


Title :   MINUTES OF THE SIXTH EXPLOSIVES SAFETY SEMINAR ON HIGH-ENERGY SOLID PROPELLANTS HELD AT THE BARKSDALE AIR FORCE BASE SHREVEPORT, LA. ON 18-20 AUGUST 1964


Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE EXPLOSIVES SAFETYBOARD ALEXANDRIA VA


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/456999.pdf


Report Date : Aug 1964


Pagination or Media Count : 368


Abstract : Contents: An Accident in the Pneumatic Conveying of a Missile Propellant; The Program of the Armed Services Explosives Safety Board; The Impact of Explosive Equivalents on Launch Site Operations Planning; A Criterion for Predicting Impact Initiation of Explosive Systems; Pneumatic Conveying and Remote Packaging of Base-Grain Casting Powder; Pneumatic Mix Process; Gap Test Calibration: A Critical Review; Hazard Classification Testing of Solid Propellants; Titan III Solid Motor Impact Test; Safety Criteria in the Design of a Cone-Vertical propellant Mixer; Operational Shields Testing; A Study in Decomposition; Planning and Siting for the Manufacture of Large Space Boosters; Aerojet Damage Control Systems; Rocket Motor Case Reclamation; Static Hazards Associated with Propellants; The Dividing Wall Test Program Documentary Film; Safe Handling of Imine Chemical Compounds; Development of Safety Containers and Their Evaluations; and Nike Sprint Siting Test.


Descriptors :   *SYMPOSIA , *SOLID ROCKET PROPELLANTS , RECOVERY , MANUFACTURING , HAZARDS , PROCESSING , SENSITIVITY , EXPLOSION EFFECTS , MIXTURES , SLURRY FUELS , AMINES , IMPACT SHOCK , SAFETY , PACKAGING , IGNITION , STORAGE , HANDLING , ROCKET ENGINE CASES , TEST FACILITIES , ROCKET PROPELLANT GRAINS , LAUNCHING SITES , ACCIDENTS


Subject Categories : Ammunition and Explosives


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE