COMPARISON OF THE UNDERWATER POWER OF EXPLOSIVES IN SMALL CHARGES. XI. FURTHER DEVELOPMENT OF TEST PROCEDURES
NAVAL ORDNANCE LAB WHITE OAK MD
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Four explosives pressed to three densities and boostered with truncated cones of pressed pentolite were used to continue a study to determine optimum density and boostering for underwater evaluation of small charges. The results show that shock-insensitive mixtures will not fire reliably unless pressed at 90 TMD or less.
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