loading density

loading density

[′lōd·iŋ ‚den· səd·ē]
(engineering)
The number of pounds of explosive per foot length of drill hole.
(ordnance)
A term applied specifically to explosive charges of projectiles, bombs, warheads, and so on; it is the quantity of explosive per unit volume, usually expressed as grams per cubic centimeter.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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