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Table 1 Impact and friction sensitivity for pure BCHMX and PS/BCHMX nanofiber with other plastic explosives

From: Spun of improvised cis‐1,3,4,6‐tetranitrooctahydroimidazo‐[4,5‐d]-Imidazole (BCHMX) in polystyrene nanofibrous membrane by electrospinning techniques

Type Impact sensitivity (J) Friction sensitivity (N)
BCHMX-C4 [21] 11.56 181
BCHMX-Form [41] 15.8 228
BCHMX-HTPB [42] 9.6 322
BCHMX-GAP [42] 7.7 294
BCHMX-Sylgard [43] 25.8 246
BCHMX-Viton [21] 5.3 283
BCHMX-FL [21] 5.4 299
BCHMX-TNT [44] 10.8 181
Pure BCHMX [44] 3.2 88
PS/BCHMX  > 100  > 360