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Smokeless Powder -- Department Letter

Smokeless Powder -- Department Letter

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Navy -- Procurement,
  • Gunpowder, Smokeless

  • About the Edition

    Committee Serial No. 47

    Edition Notes

    StatementUnited States House Committee on Naval Affairs, Fifty-Ninth Congress, second session
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Naval Affairs
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination397-401 p
    Number of Pages401
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15271420M

    smokeless powder in British English. noun. any one of a number of explosives that burn with relatively little smoke. But did you know that the longest word composed entirely of letters from the first half of the alphabet is the letter fiddledeedee? Read more. . The book offers general conclusions and recommendations about the detection of devices containing smokeless and black powders and the feasibility of identifying makers of the devices from recovered powder or residue. It also makes specific recommendations about marking and tagging technologies.

    SMOKELESS PROPELLANTS Public Safety – A Page 1 of 10 Approved by Council: Novem Revised Date: Decem SMOKELESS PROPELLANTS Summary For the purposes of this policy, Smokeless propellants are used in small arms ammunition. SRN: Distributor: Alliant: Product Name: Blue Dot: Shape: disk: avg. Diameter avg. Length/thickness List of components.

    pursuant to an export license from the Department of State or Commerce, abandoned to ATF for destruction, or ATF will seek forfeiture. ATF Internet. 3. U.S. Department of Justice. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. ATF Guidebook - Importation & Verification of Firearms. Steve Gaither and Kimberly L. Kane contend in their comprehensive study, The World War II Ordnance Department’s Government-Owned (GOCO) Industrial Facilities: Indiana Army Ammunition Plant Historic Investigation, that the smokeless powder plant in Charlestown, referred to as the Indiana Ordnance Works 1 (IOW1), was one of the first ordnance plants in the nation established to meet .


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Smokeless Powder -- Department Letter Download PDF EPUB FB2

Smokeless powder is a type of propellant used in firearms and artillery that produces lower amounts of smoke when fired, unlike the historical black powder it 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 "propellant" as the.

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§ Smokeless powder for small arms. Smokeless powder for small arms which has been classed in Division or Division may be re classed in Divisionfor domestic transportation by motor vehicle, rail car, vessel, or cargo-only aircraft, subject to the following conditions.

Reloading powder (smokeless powder) is available in a wide variety of types, each designed for specific uses. A reloading manual will list what type of powder should be used in any given load.

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See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Reviews: 3. The smokeless variety: Peter(best) or Urea (don't use potassium nitrate bcz it produces smoke) 60% r 15%. m Carbonate 25%. mix them all and you got smokeless powder, just.

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It certainly is: the U.S. Military and Department of Transportation have long proved that smokeless powder is safer to handle, use, and store than blackpowder and easily ignitable so-called substitutes. The % barrel proofing of the Savage 10ML-II proves it is manufactured to a higher standard, see the dedicated article on proofing on this.

Storage enclosures for smokeless powder should be constructed in a similar manner: 1. Of fire-resistant and heat-insulating materials to protect contents from external heat.

Sufficiently large to vent the gaseous products of combustion satisfactorily which would result if the quantity of smokeless powder within the enclosure accidentally.

Smokeless powder, as the name implies, had the military advantage of not generating a cloud of smoke when fired. Blackpowder smoke would reveal a shooter's position visually and, after a few rounds, develop a haze that could begin to obscure his vision.

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The chemistry of a spherical powder is. smokeless powder can develop much more pressure than black powder. That is correct. The speed of ignition and pressure that powder can develop are two separate characteristics for any powder.

Smokeless powder can be used in place of BP ****IF YOU ARE VERY CAREFUL**** Many people have done it, including me. Some have destroyed their guns. Storage of smokeless powders What is the estimated shelf life of gun powder? The estimated shelf-life of Vihtavuori gun powders is a minimum of 10 years, if stored and sealed in its original containers at a temperature of circa 20°C/ 68°F and a relative humidity of %.Smokeless Powder Catalog.

There are only a handful of companies worldwide that manufacture smokeless powder. With that said there are at least a hundred different canister powders available to the hobby handloader, usually marketed through a US distributor such as Western Powders, or Hodgdon.

The problem is the steel used to make guns before the advent of smokeless powder. Most of it was not strong enough to take the fast rise time of the smokeless burn but totally capable of the slow, long burning rate of Black Powder. Once Smokeless powder was well entrenched in the gun industry, the quality of the steel went up.