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BOM: The next generation of high-performance explosives

Researchers at Los Alamos National Laboratory and the Army Research Laboratory have met the challenge of developing a next-generation replacement for TNT

BOM is a new, powerful explosive developed by LANL and the Army Research Laboratory. It is also a melt-castable explosive because it can be heated at low temperatures (84° C), turned into a liquid, and cast into explosive charges.

BOM is a new, powerful explosive developed by LANL and the Army Research Laboratory. It is also a melt-castable explosive because it can be heated at low temperatures (84° C), turned into a liquid, and cast into explosive charges.