Chemical Explosives and Propellants


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Chemical Explosives and Propellants
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Chemical Explosives
Introduction Explosives are chemical compounds or their mixtures that rapidly produce a large volume of hot gases when properly initiated. Explosives are known to detonate at the rate of kilometers per second. Explosives are capable of exerting sudden high pressures, generating loud noise, and more or less destructive types of reactions that produce mechanical, chemical, or nuclear explosions. A mechanical ex…
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Mohammad Farhat Ali, Ph.D.; Bassam M. El Ali, Ph.D.; James G. Speight, Ph.D.: Handbook of Industrial Chemistry: Organic Chemicals. Chemical Explosives and Propellants, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2005), AccessEngineering Export