Accession Number:

ADD018144

Title:

Energetic Compositions Containing No Volatile Solvents.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 14 Feb 94, patented 2 Jul 96,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1996-07-02

Pagination or Media Count:

3.0

Abstract:

Energetic compositions and the process for obtaining same for use as me ignitable composition in infrared-emitting decoy flares, for high-temperature ignition compositions, and the like, are disclosed. These compositions are attained by combining a fluorinated hydrocarbon, either in a liquid state or as a water emulsion, with a powdered metal fuel such as aluminum, magnesium, titanium or zirconium to yield volatile solvent free energetic compositions.

Subject Categories:

  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Ammunition and Explosives
  • Fuels
  • Organic Chemistry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE