Accession Number : AD0711595

Title :   EVALUATION PROGRAM FOR SECONDARY SPACECRAFT CELLS. ACCEPTANCE TEST OF GULTON INDUSTRIES, INC. AND GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY 6.0 AMPERE-HOUR NICKEL-CADMIUM CELLS,

Corporate Author : NAVAL AMMUNITION DEPOT CRANE IND QUALITY EVALUATION DEPT

Personal Author(s) : Christy,D. E.

Report Date : 28 AUG 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 13

Abstract : The object of the evaluation program was to gather information concerning secondary spacecraft cells, in general. More specifically, these cells are being evaluated for their use in the SAS program. Information concerning performance characteristics and limitations, including cycle life under various electrical and environmental conditions is discussed as is cell weaknesses, including causes of failure of present designs. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*STORAGE BATTERIES, ACCEPTABILITY), (*SPACECRAFT COMPONENTS, STORAGE BATTERIES), LEAKAGE(FLUID), RELIABILITY(ELECTRONICS), CADMIUM, NICKEL

Subject Categories : Electrochemical Energy Storage

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE