PETN

Specification Pentaerythritol tetranitrate (PETN)

NO. PARAMETER DESCRIPTION
01 Physical Appearance

White crystalline solid and free
from grit and other foreign
matters.

02 Stability (Abel Heat Test) Minimum 60 minutes at 80 deg.

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03 Bulk Density 0.90 – 1.00 gram/cc
04 Insoluble in Acetone 0.05% Maximum
05 Acidity 0.005% Maximum
06 Alkalinity 0.005% Maximum
07 Sieve Size (50 ASTM) 40 – 50% pass through
08 Sieve Size (100 ASTM) 4% pass through maximum
09 Crystal Shape Rhombic
10 Surfactant Coating Not Required

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