ANFO


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ANFO,

ammonium nitrate and fuel oil. See explosiveexplosive,
substance that undergoes decomposition or combustion with great rapidity, evolving much heat and producing a large volume of gas. The reaction products fill a much greater volume than that occupied by the original material and exert an enormous pressure, which can be
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Density, [A.sub.1] (Pa) [A.sub.2] (Pa) [A.sub.3] (Pa) [[rho].sub.0] (kg/[m.sub.3]) 998 2.2e9 9.54e9 14.57e9 Density, [B.sub.0] [B.sub.1]] [T.sub.1] (Pa) [[rho].sub.0] (kg/[m.sub.3]) 998 0.28 0.28 2.2e9 Density, [T.sub.2] (Pa) [[rho].sub.0] (kg/[m.sub.3]) 998 0 Table 7: Parameters of ANFO. Density, Detonation C-J pressure (Pa) A (Pa) P (kg/[m.sup.3]) velocity (m/s) 931 4160 5.15e9 5.15e9 Density, B (Pa) [R.sub.1] [R.sub.2] [omega] P (kg/[m.sup.3]) 931 1.891e9 3.907 1.18 0.333 Figure 13: Relationship between peak pressure and L.
Zang said that Ammonium nitrate/fuel oil (ANFO), which was used in the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing, and many other terrorist attacks, is difficult to detect without triggering false positives.
The time bomb contained about 1.5 kilos of gelatinous dynamite and a mixture of ammonium nitrate and fuel oil, known as ANFO, according to a police official.
The modus operandi-- the Ammonium Nitrate- Fuel oil ( Anfo) bombs, the use of bicycles suggest this, though this time, there was no taunting email.
They tested frequently used explosives, such as TNT, ANFO or RDX.
The ATF/FBI records show federal agencies were aware that Dennis Mahon had previously detonated a 500-pound ANFO bomb, whereas, on the record, McVeigh and Nichols had only detonated small bottle bombs.
TAN is the main raw material for ANFO (Porous Ammonium Nitrate + Fuel Oil), the most widely used civil explosive currently on the market.
[CS: 12214; ESTC: T71450]; Giulio Sabino (1788-2) GB-Lbl 907.k.2.(1.) [CS: 12239; ESTC: T71792]; La governante (1779-2) GB- Lbl H777.bb.4.(2.) [CS: 12444; ESTC: T9086]; ([dagger]) Idalide (1791-2) GB-Lbl 907.k.4.(1.) [CS: 12631; ESTC: T55177]; L'inglese in Italia (1786-2) US-PHlc O Ital Anfo 52326.D.7 [CS: 13205; ESTC: N29096]; L'isola d'amore (1776) GB-Lbl 1490.m.65.
The GFSL, trusted by investigative agencies for its due diligence, found that the device used in the July 13 serials blasts in Mumbai that killed at least 36 people contained only ammonium nitrate fuel oil (ANFO) mixture.
According to sources, the investigators base their theory on the fact that the bombs were improvised explosive devices - IEDs or home-made bombs - using ammonium nitrate and fuel oil, called ANFO.