Accession Number : AD0163859

Title :   Automatic Battery Polarizing Circuit.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

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

Personal Author(s) : Gourse,Stanley J.

Report Date : 24 OCT 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The patent describes an automatic battery polarizing circuit employing transistors in the arms of a bridge circuit configuration. The transistors are operative to couple a battery connected to the input of the circuit in a manner that the bridge output voltage will always be of the same polarity regardless of how the battery is connected to the bridge input with respect to polarity.

Descriptors :   (*BATTERY COMPONENTS, *PATENTS), POLARIZATION, ELECTRIC BRIDGES, TRANSISTORS, (U)TRANSISTORS

Subject Categories : Electrochemical Energy Storage

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE