Stab Detonator

Item Name Code (INC) 20494

Bulk Explosives
Federal Supply Class: FSC 1376
NATO Supply Classification Class: NSC 1376
Ammunition and Explosives
Federal Supply Group: FSG 13
NATO Supply Classification Group: NSG 13
Item Hits: 34
INC 20494 Stab Detonator
INC 20494 Stab Detonator

An explosive device which is designed to initiate the detonation wave in an explosive train by the stabbing action of a PIN, FIRING.

Additional Information for Stab Detonator Additional Information for Stab Detonator

A stab detonator, also known as a percussion detonator or a blasting cap, is a device used in explosive systems to initiate the detonation process. It is typically a small, cylindrical device that contains a sensitive explosive material, such as lead azide or mercury fulminate, which can be easily initiated by impact or friction.

Stab detonators are commonly used in various industries, including mining, construction, and demolition, where controlled explosions are required. They are designed to be inserted or "stabbed" into the explosive material, such as dynamite or blasting gelatin, to provide the necessary initiation energy.

When a stab detonator is struck or subjected to sufficient force, it creates a shockwave that travels through the explosive material, causing it to rapidly decompose and release a large amount of energy. This energy then propagates through the surrounding explosive material, resulting in a detonation.

Stab detonators are typically used in conjunction with a blasting machine or an electrical initiation system, which provides the necessary electrical current or energy to initiate the stab detonator. This allows for precise control and timing of the detonation process.

It is important to note that stab detonators are highly sensitive and should be handled with extreme caution. They should only be used by trained professionals who are knowledgeable about the proper handling and safety procedures associated with explosive materials.

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