Repeated experiments with it determined me that in searching for a high explosive
, Perry had stumbled upon a fire-extinguisher that would have made his fortune for him back in our own world.
Not only did these German battleships outnumber the Americans two to one, but they were more heavily armed and more modern in construction--seven of them having high explosive
engines built of Charlottenburg steel, and all carrying Charlottenburg steel guns.
The three Marys were considered as dangerous as high explosives
to have about the kitchen, yet they were such good cooks and such admirable housekeepers that they never had to look for a place.
Those who were non-experts in high explosives
expected that every pane of glass in New York would be shattered.
Any further cylinders that fell, it was hoped, could be destroyed at once by high explosives
, which were being rap- idly manufactured and distributed.
556 million for the acquisition of 81mm and 155mm high explosive
mortar ammunition to be used by its naval infantry force.
Expert reports concluded that the confiscated devices are explosives containing a mixture of nitroglycerin and nitrocellulose, a high explosive
mixture classified as a type of dynamite, and capable of destroying property and lives, which can be made using materials confiscated from the warehouse.
The city was also the first place in the country to find a more efficient way of creating large amounts of the high explosive
TNT (or tri-nitrotoulene).
The engineering team also found, during dismantling the explosive device, high explosive
wires of T.
According to the documents released by the National Archives, two containers of high explosive
were discovered by a sniffer dog shortly before the ambassador was due to host then President Francois Mitterrand in October 1984.
The German GC mines contained some 1,500 pounds of high explosive
and were usually dropped by parachute during the war.
As an example of a high explosive
, the firing train of a block of Composition C-4 happens this way: An M81 fuse igniter sends the initiating shock down a tube, which sparks the primary high explosives
in a blasting cap, which generates the needed heat and shock, which causes the C-4 to explode.