How to use Detonator in a sentence

detonator
  • At one point in the action the remote detonator of the bomb rolled under the bell.

    1
    0
  • Sharon seems implicated tho when she wakes up covered in water and with an explosive detonator in her kit bag.

    0
    0
  • This latest version written in Visual Basic 6.0 Enterprise Edition supports the latest detonator 40.xx drivers.

    0
    0
  • Inside there was the head containing dynamite and a simple detonator (or pistol ).

    0
    0
  • It is still the commonest detonator, but it is now usually mixed with other substances; the British service uses for percussion caps 6 parts of fulminate, 6 of potassium chlorate and 4 of antimony sulphide, and for time fuses 4 parts of fulminate, 6 of potassium chlorate and 4 of antimony sulphide, the mixture being damped with a shellac varnish; for use in blasting, a home office order of 1897 prescribes a mixture of 4 parts of fulminate and 1 of potassium chlorate.

    0
    0
    Advertisement
  • In 1900 Bielefeldt found that a fulminate placed on top of an aromatic nitro compound, such as trinitrotoluene, formed a useful detonator; this discovery has been especially taken advantage of in Germany, in which country detonators of this nature are being largely employed.

    0
    0
  • The early history of mercuric fulminate and a critical account of its application as a detonator is given in The Rise and Progress of the British Explosives Industry (International Congress of Applied Chemistry, 1909).

    0
    0
  • The use of mercuric fulminate as a detonator dates from about 1814, when the explosive cap was invented.

    1
    1
  • Compressed dry guncotton is easily detonated by an initiative detonator such as mercuric fulminate.

    1
    1
  • A charge of compressed wet guncotton may be exploded, even under water, by the detonation of a small primer of the dry and waterproofed material, which in turn can be started by a small fulminate detonator.

    1
    1
    Advertisement
  • Continuing these experiments, they found that in acetylene gas under ordinary pressures the decomposition brought about in one portion of the gas, either by heat or the firing in it of a small detonator, did not spread far beyond the point at which the decomposition started, while if the acetylene was compressed to a pressure of more than 30 lb on the square inch, the decomposition travelled throughout the mass and became in reality detonation.

    1
    2
  • It has since been shown, however, that unless the gas is at a pressure of more than two atmospheres this wave soon dies out, and the decomposition is only propagated a few inches from the detonator.

    0
    1
  • Colors - Does anyone know what color the cab detonator and flag tin boxes were painted when DMUs were first delivered?

    0
    1
  • Sport Eyes has a pair called the Detonator.

    2
    2
  • They have a blaster rifle, rocket launcher and thermal detonator.

    1
    1
    Advertisement
  • A marksman who has a sniper rifle, blaster pistol, thermal detonator, auto turret dispenser and recon druid.

    0
    2