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What is RDX Explosive?
By:Ather Sunar, Jhelum
Date: Friday, 22 February 2019, 1:27 am
In Response To: South Asian Geopolitics: Saudi Arabia: 1 Iran: 0? (Sikhs for Justice, NY)

What type of explosive is RDX?

RDX, abbreviation of Research Department eXplosive or Royal Demolition eXplosive, formally cyclotrimethylenetrinitramine, also called cyclonite, hexogen, or T4, powerful explosive, discovered by Georg Friedrich Henning of Germany and patented in 1898 but not used until World War II, when most of the warring powers ...

RDX | explosive | Britannica.com

https://www.britannica.com/technology/RDX

What is the full name of RDX?

For security reasons, Britain termed cyclonite as "Research Department Explosive" (R.D.X.). The term RDX appeared in the United States in 1946.

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South Asian Geopolitics: Saudi Arabia: 1 Iran: 0?
Dr. James M. Dorsey, USA -- Thursday, 21 February 2019, 8:12 pm
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Dr Shabbir, Florida -- Friday, 22 February 2019, 1:19 am
South Asian Geopolitics: Saudi Arabia: 1 Iran: 0?
Sikhs for Justice, NY -- Friday, 22 February 2019, 1:23 am
What is RDX Explosive?
Ather Sunar, Jhelum -- Friday, 22 February 2019, 1:27 am
DO NOT BLAME PAKISTAN
Silky Kaur, Amritsar -- Friday, 22 February 2019, 1:42 am
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Navjot Singh Sidhu, Haryana -- Friday, 22 February 2019, 1:51 am
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Dr. James M. Dorsey, Singapore -- Friday, 22 February 2019, 1:46 am
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Gen (R) Vijay Kulwant, India -- Friday, 22 February 2019, 1:38 am
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Javed Javed - UK -- Friday, 22 February 2019, 8:18 pm