Detonating a MAPP Gas-Air Mixture by use of High Explosive Charges Located at a Distance
1969 Aug 01
Originating Research Org.:
Sandia National Lab. (SNL-NM), Albuquerque, NM (United States)
OpenNet Entry Date:
1999 Sep 28
The explosive charge-weight to stand-off distance relationship which will effect detonation in a detonable MAPP-air mixture has been determined. A charge of 100 lbs. of TNT was sufficient to initiate a stable detonation of a stoichiometric mixture.