Accession Number : AD0163886

Title :   Electrical Crowbar System with Novel Triggered Spark Gap Devices.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

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

Personal Author(s) : McDermott,Michael S. ; Pederson,Carl A.

Report Date : 03 APR 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The patent describes spark gap devices which include removable and adjustable electrodes. The devices are usable in an electrical crowbar circuit. The devices include a master gap device and a slave gap device, each of which includes a tubular insular with metal end caps, and with electrodes attached to the end caps.

Descriptors :   (*RELAYS, *PATENTS), ELECTRIC DISCHARGES, ELECTRODES, SWITCHING CIRCUITS

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE