Accession Number : AD0726168

Title :   Evaluation of Gas Generator Systems for Undersea Applications.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL WEAPONS LAB DAHLGREN VA

Personal Author(s) : Poudrier,G. L. ; Miller,J. , Jr

Report Date : MAY 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 37

Abstract : A method of evaluating broad categories of gas generating chemicals for deballasting applications is described. The evaluation can determine reactant quantities, costs, and lift efficiencies; and it provides a rapid and convenient method for comparing the performance of gas generating systems. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*GAS GENERATING SYSTEMS, UNDERWATER), GASES, CONCENTRATION(CHEMISTRY), MOLECULAR WEIGHT, DENSITY, PRESSURE, BUOYANCY, REACTION KINETICS

Subject Categories : Hydraulic and Pneumatic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE