Accession Number:

ADA088412

Title:

Woodpulp Crystal Structure and Its Effect on Nitrocellulose Physical Properties

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY ARMAMENT RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER DOVER NJ LARGE CALIBER WEAPON SYSTEMS LAB

Report Date:

1980-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

35.0

Abstract:

The analysis of cellulose properties as determined by X-ray diffraction is described in this report. Results for several cellulose samples - both pulp and linter - are presented. A preliminary correlation between the measured properties of cellulose with properties of cellulose nitrate prepared therefrom is suggested.

Subject Categories:

  • Wood, Paper and Related Forestry Products
  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and Control of Production Systems
  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE