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Smokeless flash powder

Abstract: 

A flash powder formulation for use in flash grenades that produces reduced smoke containing from about 10 percent by weight to about 60 percent by weight of zirconium hydride, from about 40 percent by weight to about 90 percent by weight CAN, and from zero percent by weight to about 5 percent by weight of a binder material.

Inventors: 

S. D'Arche; T. Swanson

Patent Number: 
8002914
Technology Type(s): 
Engineering, Pyrotechnics
Internal Laboratory Ref #: 
99807
Patent Status: 
Active
Patent Issue Date: 
August 23, 2011
Region
Midwest
State: 
Indiana
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