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1

What are the three detonation effects

Deformation
Spalling
Radial Cracking

2

Which explosives are the most sensitive and least powerful?

Primary

3

Which explosives are the least sensitive and most powerful?

Secondary

4

Describe the basic HE firing train

Detonator, booster, main charge

5

NEW formula

Quantity x Package weight x RE = Lbs TNT