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Published by American Fireworks News in Dingmans Ferry, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gunpowder

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesBlack powder manufacturing, testing and optimizing
    StatementIan von Maltitz
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTP272 .V66 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination208 p. :
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25559060M
    ISBN 100929931211
    ISBN 109780929931210
    OCLC/WorldCa57121436

    The following table lists general suitability guidelines for charcoals coming from different types of raw wood. It must be noted that much depends on the specific subspecies used, the manufacturing process, the derivation of the wood and other factors like the season of cut. Charcoals "make or break" gunpowder; those listed as "suitable" can be used for BP manufacture and can give adequate. Smokeless powder is the name given to a number of propellants used in firearms and artillery that produce negligible smoke when fired, unlike the gunpowder or black powder they replaced. The term is unique to the United States and is generally not used in other English-speaking countries, which initially used proprietary names such as "Ballistite" and "Cordite" but gradually shifted to.


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