Accession Number : AD0164513

Title :   Solid Fuel Burner for Ramjet Engine.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Orthwerth,P. J.

Report Date : 09 APR 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The patent application describes a solid fuel burning ramjet engine having a cylindrical primary burner located within a ramjet combustion chamber. A portion of the air bypasses the primary burner to provide secondary burning at the outlet of the primary burner. Solid fuel pellets are ground to powder in a wire brush fuel mill with the fuel then being carried to the primary burner by air which is passed through the fuel mill.

Descriptors :   *Ramjet engines, Burners, Solid jet engine fuels, Pellets, Grinders, Patents

Subject Categories : Jet and Gas Turbine Engines

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE