Accession Number:

AD0362321

Title:

THE PREPARATION OF 2,2',6,6'-TETRANITROSTILBENE

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL ORDNANCE LAB WHITE OAK MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1965-04-12

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

2,2,6,6-Tetranitrostilbene, was prepared by the reaction of 2,6-dinitrobenzyl chloride with alkali. The compound melts at 290 degrees, 40 degrees higher than the melting point reported in the literature for a product to which the structure of the compound was assigned. The literature reported product has been shown to be 2,2,6,6-tetranitrobibenzyl. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Organic Chemistry
  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE