Accession Number:

ADD007455

Title:

Liquid Propellant.

Descriptive Note:

Patent Application,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1980-06-17

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

A liquid monopropellant, suitable as a gun propellant, is obtained from a liquid composition comprising from about 70 to about 95 weight percent of a liquid nitrated organic compound and from about 5 to 30 weight percent of a diester represented by the formula ROOCCH2n COOR wherein R represents an alkyl of 3 to 5 carbon atoms and n is either 5 or 7. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Liquid Rocket Propellants

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE