Net Explosive Weight Definition - MilitaryDictionary.org
net explosive weight
1.) The actual weight in pounds of explosive mixtures or compounds, including the trinitrotoluene equivalent of energetic material, that is used in determination of explosive limits and explosive quantity data arcs.
2.) The total weight of all explosives substances (i.e., high explosive weight, propellant weight, and pyrotechnic weight) in the ammunition or explosive, expressed in pounds, used for transportation purposes.
- also called NEW
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Department of Defence, Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
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