Accession Number:

AD0404220

Title:

EVALUATION OF PROPELLANT, M-6 LOTS BAJ-37536 AND BAJ-37537

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

PICATINNY ARSENAL DOVER NJ

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1963-04-24

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

An evaluation of two lots of the M-6 propellant was made 1 to determine if suspect propellants meet the general requirements indicated in Specification JAN-P-309 except for ash content and hygroscopicity, 2 to determine the nature 6f the yellow coloration of the suspect grains, 3 to determine the cause of disformation of grains, and 4 to determine if the reported condition co-exists in complete rounds of ammunition items containing subject propellants of similar vintage.

Subject Categories:

  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE