Preparation of a Ferrocenyl Compound.
DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C
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4,4-Diferrocenylpentanol is prepared by reacting 3-acetyl-1-propanol with ferrocene in a methylene chloride solvent and in the presence of catalytic amounts of trifluoroacetic acid. The compound is useful as a burning rate modifier for rocket propellants.
- Organic Chemistry
- Combustion and Ignition
- Solid Rocket Propellants