Accession Number : AD0776101

Title :   Reconditioning Process for a Nickel-Iron Battery,

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Personal Author(s) : Levin,M. S.

Report Date : 23 JUN 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : In the proposed method of restoring the capacity of a nickel-iron battery, 25-35% of the nominal battery current capacity is passed through distilled water. As a result, the products of the electrolysis of distilled water react with the carbonates precipitated in the pores of the reactive media.

Descriptors :   *Storage batteries, *Regeneration(Engineering), Distilled water, Carbonates, Electrolysis, USSR, Translations, Patents

Subject Categories : Electrochemical Energy Storage

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE