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08:32 Dec 8, 2003
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Tech/Engineering / explosives
English term or phrase: inhibited single strand
"Propellants" that can sustain a steady-state linear burning rate of more than 38 mm/s under standard conditions (as measured in the form of an inhibited single strand) of 6.89 MPa (68.9 bar) pressure and 294K (21 °C);

http://www.wassenaar.org/list/wa-list_02_1ml.pdf

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I especially wonder about the "inhibited"
Jörgen Slet
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Local time: 21:53
English translation:inhibited single strand
Explanation:
Rocket propellant is produced in 'strands'. Inhibition is treatment to limit the surface area that can burn (see ref.).
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inhibited single strand


Explanation:
Rocket propellant is produced in 'strands'. Inhibition is treatment to limit the surface area that can burn (see ref.).


    Reference: http://www.aeroconsystems.com/glossary.htm
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