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Explosives Demonstration Board, 1930-1980 (Ref:L.T44.1989.1.0)

I.C.I. produced this demonstration board to represent some of its popularly used commercial explosives around the middle of the 20th century. It was used to teach miners which explosives and detonators where most suitable for the varying conditions they would be using them in underground. The effectiveness of explosives could be reduced by the wet conditions that occurred in mines. This led compan…