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nitroglycerin blasting cap ? Answered

i was wondering if there i such a thing as a nitroglycerin based blasting cap with no other HE (high explosives ) or primary explosives. products of nitroglycerin would be acceptable but as far as i know it only form more HE's so if this is possible please let me know


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6 years ago

No there are no nitro based blasting caps. Nitro is vary unstable stuff. Explosives experts don't even like dealing with it in a some what stable form such as TNT. Besides such things hare heavly regulated and require special licenses and permits to even gain access too it.