Accession Number:

ADA077283

Title:

Behavior Characteristics of Type I (75/25) Octol during Melt Pouring HE Warhead M250 (Chaparral)

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY ARMAMENT RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER DOVER NJ TECHNICAL SUPPORT DIRECTORATE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1979-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

35.0

Abstract:

A study was undertaken relative to the melt-pour of type 1 7525 octol, for the HE warhead M250 Chaparral. It was desired to pinpoint and correct cavitation defects which occurred periodically by means of an examination of operations and lot characteristics. The parameters involved analytical, viscosity, and particle size distribution data.

Subject Categories:

  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and Control of Production Systems
  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE