Pyrotechnics, Rocketry & Explosive Science

Making Homemade Primary Explosives: DDNP & DOUBLE SALTS

D.D.N.P. is one of the highest in performance of nearly all the homemade primary explosive.

It is stable and compatible with other explosives, except lead azide. Double salts are a basic acetylide group primary explosive.

This explosive has good sensitivity, powder and performance.

It is readily made from silver (coin), nitric acid and calcium carbide / water or acetylene. Both the compounds are easy to make.

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