Preliminary evaluation of the air and fuel specific-impulse characteristics of several potential ram-jet fuels II - magnesium and magnesium - octene-1 slurries

Benson E. Gammon
naca-rm-e51c23
May 1951


Adiabatic combustion flame temperature, air specific impulse, and fuel-weight specific impulse are given for each fuel. The air- and fuel-weight specific-impulse data for octene-1, which was taken as representative of hydrocarbon performance, are presented for comparison.

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