Definition of monopropellant in English:
A substance used as rocket fuel without an additional oxidizing agent.
- The Mk48 / ADCAP torpedoes carried by these boats contain a monopropellant called Otto fuel.
- Armadillo's rocket concept makes use of a hydrogen peroxide monopropellant.
- Jetpacks use hydrogen peroxide monopropellant, normally 70% to 85% concentration, with silver-mesh catalyst to decompose the peroxide.
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Definition of monopropellant in:
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