Accession Number:

ADD015940

Title:

Energetic Plasticizer and Improved Gas Producing Charges.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 13 May 74, patented 27 Apr 93,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1993-04-27

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

An energetic plasticizer for double base propellants comprising 1 a mixture of sorbitol tetra-,penta-, and hexa-nitrate MSN and 2 a polyolpolynitrate selected from the group consisting of diethyleneglycoldinitrate DEGDN, triethyleneglycoldinitrate TEGDN, nitroglycerin NG and mixtures thereof. Also included are compound formulations for double base, modified double base, and composite modified double base propellants incorporating the above energetic plasticizer.

Subject Categories:

  • Plastics
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Solid Rocket Propellants

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE