Accession Number:

AD0491932

Title:

EXPERIMENTS ON IGNITION OF NITROCELLULOSE

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY BALLISTIC RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1944-05-12

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

The ignition of nitrocellulose is probably a two step process involving first, the evolution of gas from the solid second, the reaction of this gas near the powder surface.

Subject Categories:

  • Organic Chemistry
  • Combustion and Ignition

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE