Accession Number : AD0714161

Title :   Evaluation Program for Secondary Spacecraft Cells. Acceptance Test of Gulton Industries 5.0 Ampere-Hour Nickel-Cadmium Spacecraft Cells with Cobalt Additive,

Corporate Author : NAVAL AMMUNITION DEPOT CRANE IND QUALITY EVALUATION DEPT

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

Report Date : 22 OCT 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : Acceptance tests were begun on 50 cells manufactured by Gulton Industries, Metuchen, New Jersey. The cells were divided into four groups: Twelve cells contained cobalt additive and pellon separator; Thirteen cells contained cobalt additive and polypropylene (PPL) separator; Twelve cells contained pellon separator with no cobalt additive; and Thirteen cells contained polypropylene separator with no cobalt additive.

Descriptors :   (*STORAGE BATTERIES, RELIABILITY(ELECTRONICS)), (*ALKALINE BATTERIES, RELIABILITY(ELECTRONICS)), PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING), SPACECRAFT COMPONENTS, BATTERY SEPARATORS, COBALT, ADDITIVES, LEAKAGE(FLUID)

Subject Categories : Electrochemical Energy Storage

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE