Accession Number:

ADD002018

Title:

Method for Preparing Heat Resistant Mild Detonating Fuse.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-09-09

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

This invention relates to a process of preparing a mild detonating fuse from such heat resistant explosives as DIPAM, HNS, RDX, HMX, PETN, and NONA and includes filling a tubular sheath made of a metal which can be annealed at temperatures below 568F with an explosive material, reducing the explosive filled tubular sheath to a lesser diameter and annealing the sheath.

Subject Categories:

  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE