Accession Number : AD0163579

Title :   Gas Tube Isolator and Charging Circuit for Pulse Amplifiers in Phased Arrays.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Schneider,Sol

Report Date : 21 DEC 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The patent relates to energy control and particularly to energy control for charging energy storage devices and for isolating and protecting multiple amplifier circuits operating from a common power supply. More particularly, disclosure relates to the use of a gaseous tube as a switch for charging the energy storage capacitor bank of an individual pulse amplifier circuit or unit of a multiple unit system having a common power supply.

Descriptors :   (*SWITCHING CIRCUITS, *DISCHARGE TUBES), (*PATENTS, SWITCHING CIRCUITS), PULSE AMPLIFIERS, PHASED ARRAYS, POWER SUPPLIES, CONTROL SYSTEMS

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE