IGNITION AND COMBUSTION OF UNCONFINED LIQUID FUEL ON WATER

Burning of unconfined oil layers on water is an area from which techniques could be developed to improve flame weapons or to remove accidental oil spills. A method is presented by which most petroleum-based liquids can be burned to completion when spilled onto water. (Author)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Ballistic Research Laboratory

    Aberdeen Proving Ground
    Aberdeen, MD  USA 
  • Authors:
    • Hillstrom, Warren W
  • Publication Date: 1970-11

Media Info

  • Pagination: 39 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00015327
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: BRL-MR-2076
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 13 1974 12:00AM