Guncotton

Other Names

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Use

Guncotton is commonly used as a propellant, occasionally as a demolition agent.  

The term "guncotton" is commonly applied to forms of nitrocellulose containing 13% or more nitrogen.

Source(s)

FSTC 381-5042, Handbook of Foreign Explosives (1965)

OP 1665, British Explosive Ordnance (1946)