Proceedings Magazine - 1879 Vol 5/1/6

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The manufacture of nitro-glycerine is based upon the reaction which takes place when glycerine is brought in contact with nitric acid and which may be represented by

C3H5...

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  • Notes on Nitro-Glycerine.
    Prof. Charles E. Munroe

    The manufacture of nitro-glycerine is based upon the reaction which takes place when glycerine is brought in contact with nitric acid and which may be represented by

    C3H5O3H3+3HONO2= C...

  • Notes on Gum Dynamite or Explosive Gelatine
    Prof. Charles E. Munroe

    For some time past rumors have reached this country concerning the discovery of a new explosive by Nobel which was said to possess even more power than nitro-glycerine while it was at the same time more stable and better adapted to military uses...


 
 

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