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PacSci EMC / Products / Energetics

ENERGETICS

Over 50 years of innovation in energetic materials: synthesis, chemical process, development and integration in end use items.

Plus over 30 chemical patents… we continue to innovate to meet future needs

 

PacSci EMC synthesizes primary, high explosive and specialty chemicals, performs powder blending and pyrotechnic compounding and conducts propellant mixing, casting and machining. In addition, our r & D team develops new energetic materials for a variety of applications including high-temperature, product improvement and green drop-in replacements for existing primary explosives.

The PacScie EMC chemistry facility is capable of receiving, analyzing, and performing safety testing along with fully documenting your projects which involve primary and secondary explosives.

Innovation

With over 30 chemical patents to our name, we are an established and respected industry leader in providing environmentally responsible energetic materials to the industries we serve.

At our dedicated powder and propellant manufacturing facilities and our full service chemistry laboratories – all staffed by highly knowledgeable, quality-focused associates – we set new standards for energetic material research, development, characterization, and synthesis

Meeting Demands for the Future

  • Extreme temperature capability: energetics meeting the extremely high temperatures in deep underground applications and extreme cold temperatures for deep space applications.
  • Patented Green energetics providing the global need for environmentally responsible energetics.
  • Fully integrated chemical analysis capabilities helping our chemists create the new and patented energetic materials needed to meet future applications demanded by the market.
  • Full suite of chemical analysis capabilities available to drive your projects forward.

OUR EXPERTISE

Over the past 50 years our energetics material expertise has been providing new and innovative energetic materials solutions in applications where no other solutions previously existed.

ENERGETIC MATERIAL SYNTHESIS

  • Extreme temperature materials
  • Complete materials characterization
  • Organic & Inorganic Chemistry
  • Primary explosives synthesis
  • Dedicated Powder/Propellant Manufacturing Facility

GREEN ENERGETICS

  • Lead Azide replacement: DBX-1
  • Lead Styphnate replacement: KDNP

LINEAR FORMED EXPLOSIVES

Full range of energy transfer lines: Rapid deflagrating cords, Detonating Cord, Flexible or Linear Shaped Charge, Heat Sensing Cord.

ENERGETIC SYNTHESIS & FORMULATION CAPABILITIES

  • Green Energetics

    DBX-1 Lead Azide Replacement
    KDNP Lead Styphnate Replacement

  • Energetic Material Research, Development, Characterization & Synthesis

    MTX-1 Product Improvement for Tetrazene

  • Synthesis / Scale-up

    Novel explosive materials

  • Specialty Chemical & High Explosive

    Processing & Manufacturing

  • Complete Energetic Material Characterization

  • Molecular Analysis

    FTIR
    Raman

  • Thermal Analysis

    DSC
    TGA
    TMA
    Thermal Conductivity

  • Chromatography / Purity

    Ion Chromatography
    Liquid Chromatography

  • Physical Properties

    BET Surface Area
    Particle Size Analysis
    XRF
    KF Water Analysis

  • Safety Properties

    BAM Friction
    Impact
    ESD

  • Explosive Materials Compounding

  • Organic & Inorganic Chemistry

  • Primary Explosive Synthesis

  • Propellant Mixing, Casting & Machining

  • Powder and Propellant Manufacturing

    Dedicated Associates to Ensure Process & Quality Control
    Blending, Casting and Extrusion of Propellant/Formed Explosives
    Full Range of Equipment for Blending, Inspecting, Testing and Evaluating Pyrotechnic Materials
    Blending of Production Pyrotechnic Powders
    Breakdown of Metal Powders For Use in Processing Powders
    Grinding Oxidizers to Appropriate Particle Size
    Maintaining Inventory and Proper Storage Conditions for Explosive
    Performing Calorific Testing On Powders
    Performing Average Particle Size Determination
    Propellant Machining with 4-Bay Remote Controlled, CNC Lathe & Mill Cells (Video & CNC Control Equipment)

ENERGETIC MATERIALS

Green Energetics

High performing. Reduced impact.

Heat Powder

Fast ignition. Good sensitivity.

Hipel 710

Readily ignitable and stable.

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