Accession Number:

AD0024827

Title:

LONG RANGE RESEARCH LEADING TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF SUPERIOR PROPELLANTS. STUDY NATURE OF DETERIORATION OF M1 CANNON PROPELLANTS OF LOW HYGROSCOPICITY UNDER MAGAZINE STORAGE CONDITIONS

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

PICATINNY ARSENAL DOVER NJ

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1954-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

o continue storage, at ambient temperature, or selected propellant lots previously studied under this project and to note if 1 any visible evidence of deterioration develops, and 2 methyl violet paper is suitable for indicating instability of these propellants The second research objective was to continue the 65.5 C Surveillance Test orn the selected propellant samples.

Subject Categories:

  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE