Silberfulminat is the Silbersalz of fulminic acid with the chemical formula AgONC. It is called also bang silver. It forms white needles, which separate only very few in water.
Silberfulminat exploded still more easily than Quecksilberfulminat and is used in Knallerbsen and primer caps. It develops for Brugnateli from a solution of silver in nitric acid after addition of highly concentrated alcohol under cooking and in the year 1802 by L. was in such a way discovered. Other explosive salts such as silver nitride us silver azide are called also bang silver.