Accession Number:

ADD015419

Title:

N,N'-Bis(4,4,4-Trinitrobutyryl)Hydrazine.

Descriptive Note:

Patent Application, Filed 15 Jun 92,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1992-06-15

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

N,N-Bis4,4,4-trinitrobutyrylhydrazine which is prepared by reacting 4,4,4-trinitrobutyryl chloride with hydrazine in methanol at low temperature. This compound is sensitive enough to be used as an initiating explosive and thermally stable enough to be used in missile warheads.

Subject Categories:

  • Organic Chemistry
  • Ammunition and Explosives
  • Guided Missile Warheads and Fuzes

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE