Accession Number:

ADD008813

Title:

Tetraazido Polyesters and Methods of Preparation.

Descriptive Note:

Patent Application,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1981-06-16

Pagination or Media Count:

9.0

Abstract:

This invention relates to a tetraazido polyester and to a process for their preparation. Compounds containing one or more azido groups are useful as energetic plasticizers for gun propellants, solid propellants, and explosives. This invention provides a novel class of polyazido compounds having utility as stated above, and also provides a novel process for their preparation. The novel azido compounds of the invention are the polyazidoalkyl and polyazidoaryl esters.

Subject Categories:

  • Plastics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE