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plastic explosive

[′plas·tik ik′splō·siv]
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Plastic explosives capable of killing, smoke grenades, detonators which could blow off your hand, cartridges for ultra-powerful Magnums, and expanding bullets which explode on impact, were among his hidden arsenal.
Mr Prosser added: "A further check on the vacuum cleaner inside the flat revealed traces of RDX, a major component in military plastic explosives.
Dr NicDaeid said, 'High explosives include things like TNT and plastic explosive.
Don Hahnfeldt was interviewed on BBC News 24 in a live television interview today (12:45 EST) regarding the Company's Acoustic Core technology, as it relates to the detection of C4 plastic explosives.
The IRA have spent huge sums on new plastic explosives and automatic firearms - much of it from redundant military stocks in Hungary and the former Czechoslovakia and East Germany.
The resulting puttylike substance, known generically as plastic explosive, can be molded into almost any shape.
Chemists at the Federal Bureau of Investigation crime laboratory in Washington have found traces of PETN, a chemical in plastic explosives, on a piece of wreckage retrieved from the jet's passenger cabin between Rows 17 and 27, according to three senior officials deeply involved in the investigation.
You don't get the velocities you would get from a true explosion the way you would from TNT or plastic explosive,'' he said.
Idris Naim Sahin identified the hijacker as Mensur Guzel and said he was wearing 450 grams of A4 plastic explosives on his body.
Acting on a tip-off, anti-smuggling teams waged an operation to a house in Adana to seize illicit drugs, but instead they found A-4 plastic explosives that belonged to terrorist organization PKK, said a statement from the Governor's Office of Adana.
TWO suspects held in connection with the theft of 172 kilos of plastic explosives from a Limassol army depot had been in telephone contact with three other individuals over 60 times in the days around the ordnance disappeared.
The Next Generation Milliscope will have the ability to detect contraband and plastic explosives using dual sensors for increased sensitivity that will greatly reduce false alarms and ensure extreme accuracy.