*Non-explosive demolition agents

... are commercial that are an alternative to explosives and gas pressure blasting products in ... Many patents describe non-explosive demolition agents containing CaO, SiO2 and/or cement. Plug and feather Explosive material ... In some applications conventional explosives are more economical than non-explosive demolition agents. In many countries these ... To use non-explosive demolition agents in demolition or quarrying, holes are drilled in the base rock as they would be for use ...

*Safety fuse

Abel, F.A. (1869). "Contributions to the History of Explosive Agents". Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of ... Technical Manual: Military Explosives. The Department of the Army. 1984. p. 13. . Crocker 2002, p. 10 "Nobel Prizes: Guide to ... 67-68 Kalb, Courtenay De (1900). Manual of Explosives: a Brief Guide for the Use of Miners and Quarrymen. Toronto: the Ontario ... After the Chinese had invented gunpowder, they began adapting its explosive properties for use in military technology. By 1044 ...

*Ulyanovskaya Mine disaster

The explosive agent is thought to have been either methane or coal dust. The main theory for the cause of the explosion is that ...

*Hebrew Benevolent Congregation Temple bombing

US army experts had by then already determined that dynamite was the explosive agent used. From George Lincoln Rockwell's "big ... By October 13, over 75 policemen and a number of Georgia Bureau of Investigation agents were working on the case. They were ... joined by FBI agents, involved by direct order of President Dwight D. Eisenhower. ...

*Josh Kohn

Firearms and Explosives agent from Chicago, Illinois. He dated Tara Knowles, but they split and she returned to her home town ... Agent Joshua "Josh" Kohn is a fictional character from the FX television series Sons of Anarchy, played by Jay Karnes. He ... He was told that his career as an ATF agent was over and taken to the airport in a police car, with instructions to return to ... Firearms and Explosives. The Santa Rosa Press Democrat called the character "terrifically creepy." Kohn was a federal Bureau of ...

*Brisance

RDX is the explosive agent in the plastic explosive commonly known as C-4, constituting 91% RDX by mass. Relative effectiveness ... "Explosives - Compounds". Global Security. A. Bailey & S.G. Murray, Explosives, Propellants & Pyrotechnics, Brassey's (UK) Ltd ... the speed at which the detonation wave propagates through the explosive, but not necessarily with the explosive's total energy ... A more brisant explosive, therefore, projects smaller fragments but not necessarily at a higher velocity than a less brisant ...

*Chemische Fabrik Kalk

In 1916 an explosives research laboratory was created, and a short time afterwards the first explosive agent was developed. ... After the end of the war the treaty of Versailles forced Chemische Werke Kalk to end the production of explosives and close the ... Magnesium sulfate was primarily intended for the export to the United Kingdom, where it was used as a drying agent in the ... Management then concentrated on the production of saltpeter, a raw material for explosives. Due to the importance of the ...

*Ecological impact of explosives

Generally, explosives are dispersed mainly when used in combat. Most explosives are used as warfare agents by militaries ... In the year 2004, it was estimated that 2,520,000 metric tons of explosive agents were sold for consumption in the United ... Ecological impact of explosives are the effects that both unexploded explosives and post-explosion by-products have on the ... Explosive derived contaminants may have adverse effects on the environmental as well as human health. In addition to their ...

*Land mine

... can also differentiate between other metal objects and land mines because they can be trained to detect the explosive agent ... Explosive land mines were used in 1277 by the Chinese during the Song dynasty against an assault of the Mongols, who were ... A land mine is an explosive device concealed under or on the ground and designed to destroy or disable enemy targets, ranging ... The fuse starts from the bottom (of the tube), and (black powder) is compressed into it to form an explosive mine. The ...

*Combat engineer

"Explosive Ordnance Clearance Agent" (PDF). US Army. Engineer soldier's handbook German Engineers. ... explosive devices and plastic explosives including: Minefield breaching devices Dozer blade Mine rollers Bangalore torpedo ... They employ explosives for construction and demolition projects, and clear minefields using specialized vehicles. Such tasks ... rising IED threats US Army sends some combat engineers rank specialist or higher to complete Explosive Ordnance Clearance Agent ...

*Frederick Abel

On Explosive Agents (1872) Researches in Explosives (1875) Electricity applied to Explosive Purposes (1898) He also wrote ... He and Dewar were unsuccessfully sued by Alfred Nobel over infringement of Nobel's patent for a similar explosive called ... he carried out a large amount of work in connection with the chemistry of explosives. One of the most important of his ... establishing himself as the leading British authority on explosives. Three years later was appointed chemist to the War ...

*STC Delta

... munitions and weapon available in the country Processing of explosive agents intended for military and industrial use Design ... transportation and realization of explosive agents, weapons, munitions and their elements according to existing legislation of ...

*Stone Distillery

During World War I and World War II, the distillery was used to produce explosive agents for the war effort, but returned to ...

*Edgewood Chemical Biological Center

... and explosive/toxic munitions/materials. Chemical warfare agents and explosives may be tested simultaneously. An onsite surety ... nuclear and explosives (CBRNE) effects. 1. CB Agent Spectroscopy/Algorithm Development: This capability includes critical ... technicians and explosives specialists with chemical/biological agent surety expertise provide this unique capability for ... McNamara houses BSL 2/3 labs and has state-of-the-art equipment to safely conduct inhalation studies for chemical agents. The ...

*Mine Safety and Health Administration

An unplanned ignition or explosion of a blasting agent or explosive; An unplanned roof fall at or above the anchorage zone in ...

*LINUS (Fusion Experiment)

The pistons in the LINUS-0 experiment were driven by the high-explosive agent DATB (C6H5N5O6), also known as PBXN, chosen for ...

*Chom Ong

... explosive agent or gunpowder. For better distinction from other caves in Laos which are called "Tham Chia". Scientist groups ...

*1933 United Airlines Boeing 247 mid-air explosion

... with nitroglycerin as the probable explosive agent. One of the passengers was seen carrying a brown package onto the aircraft ... All aboard died in the crash, which was proven to have been deliberately caused by an on-board explosive device. Eyewitnesses ...

*Clay Morrow

When a Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives agent arrives in Charming and begins investigating the club, Clay ... When the plan is done, Clay and the others share a laugh, much to the confusion of the ATF agents. Also in the end of the ... The "boxes of guns" are actually filled with explosives, however, and the militia load their trucks with them. All of the ... They escape with the weapons and destroy the building using explosives. Wayne Unser, the Chief of the Charming Police ...

*United States v. Stewart (2003)

A Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives agent discovered that Stewart had a prior conviction for possession and ... An undercover agent purchased kits and determined that it could be "readily . . . converted" into an unlawful firearm, in ... During a search by the ATF of the Stewart Residence, agents discovered thirty-one firearms, including five machine guns which ... violation of 18 U.S.C. § 922(a)(1)(A) and 18 U.S.C. § 921(a)(3)(A). The ATF agent then applied for and received a federal ...

*Bobby Munson

When a Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives agent arrived in Charming and began investigating the club, they ... as well as an undercover FBI agent. Bobby is vehemently opposed to the deal Clay and Jax have set up with the Gallindo cartel, ...

*Classes of supply

Class V - Ammunition, explosives, and chemical agents of all types. (Source - NATO Logistics Handbook, November 2012) Class VI ... Class V - Ammunition of all types, bombs, explosives, mines, fuses, detonators, pyrotechnics, missiles, rockets, propellants, ...

*Zinc chlorate

... (Zn(ClO3)2) as an inorganic chemical compound used as an oxidizing agent in explosives.[citation needed] Lide, ...

*Secretary of Defense Medal for the Defense of Freedom

Hostile action may involve, but is not limited to, the use of conventional or nuclear weapons, chemical or biological agents, ... explosives, or missiles. The medal shall be awarded to employees who are killed or who sustain injury due to hostile action ...

*Presidential state car (United States)

The federal agents use bullets and explosive rounds for two purposes. The first is to demonstrate the automobile's ... a former United States Secret Service agent and driver of Bill Clinton's presidential state car during part of his tenure. Funk ... and standing platforms attached to the exterior to accommodate Secret Service agents. The Sunshine Special underwent two sets ... retractable standing platforms and handles for Secret Service agents, and flashing red lights recessed into the bumper. Unique ...

*Incendiary device

There was also a high explosive version and delayed high explosive versions (2-4 minutes) which were designed to kill rescuers ... Thickened triethylaluminium, a napalm-like substance that ignites in contact with air, is known as thickened pyrophoric agent, ... An explosive charge would then ignite the incendiary material, often starting a raging fire. The fire would burn at extreme ... Though colloquially often known as bombs, they are not explosives but in fact are designed to slow the process of chemical ...