Document Details


Title:
Detonating a MAPP Gas-Air Mixture by use of High Explosive Charges Located at a Distance
Author(s):
Benedict, W B [Organization 5131]
Document Type:
REPORT
Publication Date:
1969 Aug 01
Document Pages:
9 p.
Document Number(s):
SC-TM-69-0514; ALSNL199600000282
Originating Research Org.:
Sandia National Lab. (SNL-NM), Albuquerque, NM (United States)
OpenNet Entry Date:
1999 Sep 28
Description/Abstract:
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.


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