Accession Number : AD0163607

Title :   Rechargeable Metal-Air Battery.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

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

Personal Author(s) : Wagner,Otto C.

Report Date : 22 DEC 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : A rechargeable metal-air unit cell is presented in the patent in which a flat cadmium anode is positioned intermediate of and spaced from a pair of flat air cathodes and means provided to transport the electrolyte to the electrodes. The electrolyte transport means include an electrolyte reservoir adjoining the electrodes, each cell being in combination with an electrode separation system consisting of electrolyte absorbent material layers extending from the cathode and anode faces respectively into the reservoir with layers of nonoxidizable membrane material positioned between the layers of electrolyte absorbent material.

Descriptors :   (*STORAGE BATTERIES, *PATENTS), CADMIUM, AIR, DESIGN, ELECTROLYTES

Subject Categories : Electrochemical Energy Storage

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE