MatrEXTM Binary Gel Explosive is supplied as a two component system. The non-explosive gel and activator are combined to form the high explosive formulation ready for use. 

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MatrEX Binary Gel Explosive

Non-explosive until mixed.

Distributed as two non-explosive components.

Eliminates logistical problems encountered in shipping, storing, and transporting commercial high explosive materials.

Once mixed, MatrEXTM is a cap sensitive, high explosive, which produces high overpressure, high bulk energy as well as a consistent detonating velocity.

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Application:

● Breaching
● Explosive Ordnance Disposal
● IED Defeat
● Excellent Booster/Column Charge
● Oil Wells, Ditching, Trenching
● General Demolition

Key Features:

● Non-detonable until mixed
● Mixes and arms instantly
● Easy to use
● Adaptable
● Non-explosive shipping and storage classification

Properties:

● Relative Effectiveness: 1.2
● Velocity: 6,200 m/s (20,341 ft/s)
● Density: 1.20 g/cc
● Critical Diameter:
● 9.5 mm unboosted
● 6 mm boosted
● High bulk energy
● Low sensitivity to friction and shock

Operation:

MatrEXTM Binary Gel Explosive is supplied as a two component system.

The non-explosive gel and activator are combined to form the high explosive formulation ready for use. MatrEX is sensitive to a standard blasting cap at ambient conditions as well as 50 g/ft (10g/m) detonating cord.

MatrEX is suitable for use in multiple end items such as shaped charges, bulk charges, disruption tools, and common demolition configurations.

VKIS Energetics is able to tailor binary portions and packaging to meet most operational requirements.

MatrEX Binary Gel Explosive Is Solely Distributed By:
Burrus Energetica LLC
For More Information Contact:

Mr. Brian Bewley (387)-486-2336

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