American Civil War Artillery 1861-65: Field Artillery by Philip Katcher

By Philip Katcher

Might be the main influential arm of both military within the prosecution of the yankee Civil struggle, the artillery of each side became hugely specialist companies, centralizing their artillery, organizing artillery battalions from person batteries and giving their commanders better ranks than box artillerymen had formerly held. In conflict, the creation of the 12-pdr. Napoleon , heavily by way of rifled cannon, supplied a variety and gear formerly unknown on American soil. This e-book info this important cog within the war-machine of either side. New leading edge 38 and forty also are on hand in one quantity certain version as ‘American Civil battle Artillery 1861-65’.

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Abstract As many other industrialists, SNPE the leading French company in the field of energetic materials, has deployed considerable R&D efforts to ensure greater protection for the environment. Such efforts have resulted in the development of processes for the conversion of energetic materials enabling us to meet this particularly difficult economic challenge. Examples of recycling of solid and liquid propellants are presented in this article. Some have already reached the industrial phase, others, still being developed, are ready to be transposed on to a larger scale.

By grease, weapons oil, Lindan or PCP (pentachlorophenol), and would be classified as special waste can also be reduced to chips and then used as a binding agent for leaked oil etc. before their ultimate disposal already preordained, as special waste. Other packing materials such as cardboard, oiled paper as well as other inert ammunition components including plastic igniter parts etc. can be disposed of as normal waste in existing incineration plants with flue gas purification. The proportion of materials to be disposed of in this way is approx.

The already synthesised products or their analogues could be also applied in some other areas but this should be additionally investigated. 41 For fulfilling the demilitarisation as soon as possible, in accordance with START concluded between the USSR and the USA, Ukraine, in the first phase, proposes to put the propellant components in storages and organise their keeping in the storage until the appropriate solutions and technologies for their safe and cost-effective disposal are available. 4.

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