Reduction of Fuel Fire Cook-Off Hazard of Rocket Motors
Final rept. Jan 1974-Sep 1976
NAVAL WEAPONS CENTER CHINA LAKE CA
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Tests of rocket motors in a fuel fire were conducted to try to determine failure mechanisms and type of reaction. Several concepts were explored in an effort to devise a method of producing mild reactions. Details of these tests are presented as well as a failure mechanism hypothesis and recommendations for designers.
- Solid Propellant Rocket Engines