Accession Number:

AD0742609

Title:

Initiation Characteristics and Explosive Action at i Deistviya Vzryva pri Bolshikh Gidrostaticheskikh Davleniyakh),

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Report Date:

1972-04-19

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

Explosive initiation at increased hydrostatic pressure takes place through a transfer of the detonation from the hermetic fuse explosive cartridge to the main charge of the mechanism. The conducting medium is water, a borax solution, oil. The authors investigate the possible effect of the conditions which are active in the blast hole on detonation transfer. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE