Origin of ballistite
Examples from the Web for ballistite
Historical Examples of ballistite
For ballistite the nitrocellulose is beaten up with nitroglycerine in water.
The powder used with the 12-1/2-pounder was that known as 'ballistite.'The Transvaal from Within
J. P. Fitzpatrick
Ballistite was adopted by the Italian government in 1890 as a military powder.
Ballistite: equal parts of nitroglycerine and soluble nitrocotton with some mineral jelly.
It was in the beginning of 1888 that he invented his well-known smokeless powder, or ballistite.Inventors at Work