Accession Number : AD0662770

Title :   560-WATT PORTABLE THERMOELECTRIC POWER MODULE.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : MINNESOTA MINING AND MFG CO ST PAUL ISOTOPE POWER PRODUCTS

Personal Author(s) : Nystrom,T. L. ; Stauffer,J. H. ; Pitcher,E. W.

Report Date : SEP 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 57

Abstract : The objective of the research and development program is the design, fabrication, testing and delivery of a thermoelectric power module with the following principal requirements: Power - 560 watts at 28 volts dc; Weight - 35 pounds or less; Fuel - JP-4, CITE, or diesel fuels logistically available to the U.S. Army; Life - Continuous or intermittent operation of at least 1000 hours; Noise Level - Inaudible at a distance of 100 feet. A power module was delivered which demonstrates compliance with these requirements. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*THERMOELECTRICITY, *POWER SUPPLIES), (*GENERATORS, THERMOELECTRICITY), (*ELECTRIC POWER PRODUCTION, THERMOELECTRICITY), PORTABLE EQUIPMENT, HEATERS, FUEL SYSTEMS, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING)

Subject Categories : Electric Power Production and Distribution

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE