Energetic Melt Cast Explosives
Patent, Filed 29 Jul 91, patented 7 Sep 99
DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC
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This invention discloses a melt cast explosive containing bis2,2-dinitropropyl fumarate or 2,2-dinitropropyl-4,4-dinitropentanoate and a metal fuel such as aluminum, magnesium, boron, hafnium, zirconium or alloys or mixtures thereof. An inert thermo-plastic elastomer diluent may be added to improve the strength of the explosive.
- Ammunition and Explosives