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DC Cast Boosters

Austin DC Cast Boosters are high-density molecular explosives designed to produce high detonation pressures for optimum initiation of blasting agents. Austin Cast Boosters can be furnished with a cap well and cord channel that facilitate primer assembly. The DC family of Cast Boosters is sensitive to a #8 strength (450mg PETN) base charge detonator, or 15 grain per foot or greater detonating cord. ACP Booster Series, Orange Cap Series, Red Cap Series, Black Cap Series, Blue

  • Gold Nugget
  • Diamond Nugget


  • Austin DC Cast Boosters detonate in excess of 24,000 ft/sec (7,380 m/sec).
  • Over 200 kb of detonation pressure ensures optimum steady state velocity for blasting agents.
  • Excellent shelf life, highly resistant to water and oil.

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Safety Data Sheets
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We are a traditional manufacturer of initiation systems for industrial blasting operations and an important technological and research base for production and further development of initiation systems.

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