Accession Number:

ADA164393

Title:

IRESET Properties Tests.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Jul 83-30 Apr 84,

Corporate Author:

NEW MEXICO ENGINEERING RESEARCH INST ALBUQUERQUE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

36.0

Abstract:

IRESET A-1 and A-1a are castable explosives that hold promise as possible replacements for ammonium nitrate and fuel oil ANFO in large charges. This report covers the results of three rate stick tests conducted to determine the detonation characteristics of the IRESET explosives in large-diameter charges. Keywords TablesData and Charts. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE