Testing ammonium nitrate following the requirements of the EEC directive relating to straight ammonium nitrate with high nitrogen content. Part III. An attempt to determine the sensitivity to detonation of ammonium nitrate by graded booster charges


Hahnefeld, K.; Koaczkowski, A.; Nicolaus, D.

Prace Naukowe Instytutu Technologii Nieorganicznej i Nawozow Mineralnych Politechniki Wrocawskiej 31: 43-49

1986


Detonation tests were made on high density ammonium nitrate prills having an ammonium nitrate content of 99% and a water content of 0.2-0.3. This high ammonium nitrate content indicates the absence of crystal phase stabilizers.