boron fuel

boron fuel

[′bȯ‚rän ‚fyül]
(materials)
The boron compounds alkyl decaborane, diborane, and pentaborane; used for ramjet engines and afterburners.
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The third processing building features a dozen bays with 18-inch-thick concrete walls and steel fire doors, where zirconium, titanium hydride and boron fuels will be blended and mixed with oxidizers.