Insensitive Binary Explosive Production Process
Patent, Filed 5 Jun 97, patented 12 May 98
DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC
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The present invention provides a multi-component explosive composition comprising 2-ethylhexyl nitrate and a granular solid oxidizer. An optional additional component is a second fuel, e.g., aluminum. An optional component in the absence of the second fuel is azodicarbonamide. Methods for making the explosive are provided.
- Ammunition and Explosives