As nouns the difference between alane and amatol
is that alane
is while amatol
is a high explosive made from a mixture of ammonium nitrate and trinitrotoluene.
(inorganic compound) aluminium hydride, AlH3
(organic chemistry) Any organic derivative of this compound
This is the current IUPAC name, but is to be replaced by alumane because the systematically derived name of the -AlH2 group would be alanyl which is already used as a derivative of alanine.
A high explosive made from a mixture of ammonium nitrate and trinitrotoluene