Fire-Retardant Treatments of Liquid-Oxygen Explosives

One of 1,473 reports in the series: United States Bureau of Mines Reports available on this site.

PDF Version Also Available for Download.

Description

From Introduction Present Investigation: "The scope of the investigation was limited to study of the effects of fire-retardant treatments on the resistance to ignition, physical characteristics, and practical hazards of handling the liquid-oxygen explosive prepared from the granular carbonaceous absorbent mentioned, from wrappers of a triple-filled canvas, and from a liquid oxygen of standard high purity."

Physical Description

86 p. : ill.

Creation Information

Denues, A. R. T. 1940.

Context

This report is part of the collection entitled: Technical Report Archive and Image Library and was provided by UNT Libraries Government Documents Department to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 180 times . More information about this report can be viewed below.

Who

People and organizations associated with either the creation of this report or its content.

Authors

Originators

Publisher

Audiences

We've identified this report as a primary source within our collections. Researchers, educators, and students may find this report useful in their work.

Provided By

UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Serving as both a federal and a state depository library, the UNT Libraries Government Documents Department maintains millions of items in a variety of formats. The department is a member of the FDLP Content Partnerships Program and an Affiliated Archive of the National Archives.

Contact Us

What

Descriptive information to help identify this report. Follow the links below to find similar items on the Digital Library.

Titles

Description

From Introduction Present Investigation: "The scope of the investigation was limited to study of the effects of fire-retardant treatments on the resistance to ignition, physical characteristics, and practical hazards of handling the liquid-oxygen explosive prepared from the granular carbonaceous absorbent mentioned, from wrappers of a triple-filled canvas, and from a liquid oxygen of standard high purity."

Physical Description

86 p. : ill.

Notes

"This report represents work done under a cooperative agreement between the Bureau of Mines and the Pittsburgh Testing Laboratory with the support of the Chile Exploration Co. of New York."

Subjects

Language

Item Type

Identifier

Unique identifying numbers for this report in the Digital Library or other systems.

Collections

This report is part of the following collection of related materials.

Technical Report Archive and Image Library

This selection of materials from the Technical Report Archive and Image Library (TRAIL) includes hard-to-find reports published by various government agencies. The technical publications contain reports, images, and technical descriptions of research performed for U.S. government agencies. Topics range from mining, desalination, and radiation to broader physics, biology, and chemistry studies. Some reports include maps, foldouts, blueprints, and other oversize materials.

What responsibilities do I have when using this report?

When

Dates and time periods associated with this report.

Creation Date

  • 1940

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Feb. 21, 2010, 11:09 p.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Oct. 18, 2016, 12:07 p.m.

Usage Statistics

When was this report last used?

Yesterday: 0
Past 30 days: 1
Total Uses: 180

Interact With This Report

Here are some suggestions for what to do next.

Start Reading

PDF Version Also Available for Download.

Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Denues, A. R. T. Fire-Retardant Treatments of Liquid-Oxygen Explosives, report, 1940; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc12589/: accessed November 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.