Accession Number:

ADD007338

Title:

Extrusion of Solid Propellant Including Ammonium Perchlorate Whiskers.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1980-03-18

Pagination or Media Count:

2.0

Abstract:

This patent discloses a solid propellant formulation and method of preparation which has enhanced burning rate characteristics and improved mechanical properties. The formulation comprises a binder, a fuel and an inorganic oxidizer consisting of ammonium perchlorate whiskers which are oriented along the direction of shear. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Solid Rocket Propellants

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE