CHEMICALS
IPN (ISO PROPYL NITRATE)
CHARACTERISTICS :
 
  D.ENG. RD. 2493
(Issue-3)
DERD-2492 dt. 23.12.94
(Issue - 4)
Density (gm/cc) 1.047 Min at 15.5° C 1.041 Min at 20°C
Acidity total as HNO3 (Max) 0.03% 0.01%
Nitrites as HNO2 (Max) 0.020% 0.0025%
Water content (Max) 0.12% 0.12%
 

APPLICATION :
As cetane improver of diesel. Principal ingredient for fuel additive to increase combustion efficiency of automobiles and cleansing effect on carburator.

Also used as starter for aero gas turbine engines.

 

VARIETY OF NITROCELLULOSE (NC)

1. Industrial NC Ethanol Wet and Bntanol Wet.
2. Blasting Soluble NC (BSNC).
3. NC Pyro
4. NC Type 'A' & Type 'H' Also.
Covers wide range of parameters for Nitrogen Content; Viscosity; Pulp Fineness and EAS percentage.
 

APPLICATION:
Industrial NC : In Paint & Varnishes, fillers, celluloid components etc.

BSNC : For Mines and Rock Blasting.

NC PYRO : For manufacture of Semi Combustible Catridge Case for Ammunition.

NC Type 'A' & 'H' : For manufacture of single base, double base and triple base propellants.

NITROGUANIDINE (PICRITE)
CHARACTERISTICS:
Content % by mass 99%
Particle Size 3.75 microns (max.), 2.72 microns (min.)
PH of Water Extract 4.5 (min.),  8.0 (max.)
Confirms to MIL - N - 494A
APPLICATIONS
Flash reducer in triple base Propellants, Pharmaceuticals and Pesticides

STYPHNIC ACID
C 6 H(NO2)3(OH)2

CHARACTERISTICS:

Content on dry material 96%
Melting point 175 - 178°C
 

APPLICATIONS
Compositions / Mixtures for high explosives in the form of Lead Styphnate, Barium Styphnate

Contact :
Marketing & Export Division
Ordnance Factory Board
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Government of India
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