Accession Number:

AD0425988

Title:

A STUDY OF THE ELECTRICAL CHARACTERISTICS OF SOME EXPLOSIVES AND EXPLOSIVE MIXTURES

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

PICATINNY ARSENAL DOVER NJ FELTMAN RESEARCH LABS

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1963-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

The electrostatic spark-gap sensitivity test results for 14 explosives and explosive compositions are given. A comparison of these results with those of other investigators is shown for six secondary explosives. Lead azidegraphite conductive mixtures examined for reproducible functioning times are reported.

Subject Categories:

  • Ammunition and Explosives
  • Organic Chemistry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE