Method for Preparing Ternary Mixtures of Ethylenediamine Dinitrate, Ammonium Nitrate and Potassium Nitrate.
DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC
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An explosive ternary nitrate mixture of ethylenediamine dinitrate, ammonium nitrate, and potassium is prepared by mixing together approximately stoichiometric amounts of aqueous nitric acid, ethylenediamine, ammonia, and potassium hydroxide at a temperature of less than about 130 C. The additions can be made simultaneously or sequentially in any order. Author
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