Patent: Ballistic Modification and Solventless Double Base Propellant, and Process Thereof
United States Patent
Stiles et al.
Patent n°: US 8,828,161 B1
Date of Patent: Sep.9, 2014
A double base propellant modifier uses a lead-tin component with a defined amount oflead and a copper component with a defined surface area to effect super-rate burning of double base propellants with defined plateau and mesa burning rate characteristics.