Powergel 801 is a high strength, robust detonator sensitiveemulsion explosive. The explosive is grey in colour with afirm putty-like consistency. It is packaged in plastic film withwire clips.
Powergel 801 is a water resistant packaged explosivedesigned to deliver high energy. It can be used in bothpriming applications and as a high density column explosive.
Powergel 801 cartridges are packaged in plastic film, whichreadily splits during tamping to maximize coupling and bulkstrength within a blasthole.The high resistance of Powergel 801 to dynamicdesensitization makes it the preferred explosive for use intunneling, shaft sinking and other extreme blastingenvironments.