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Triple-base gun powder?

by Erik  

The primary energy source in triple-base powder is nitrocellulose, nitroglycerine, and nitroguanidine. more »

Smokeless Gun Powder: Single-base vs. Double-base

by Erik  

Smokeless gun powders are produced in two different forms: single and double base. While the powder contains many chemicals to generate the desired ignition, it is composed mostly of a chemical called Nitrocellulose. Single-base powders harness th… more »