Accession Number : AD0784205

Title :   Silent, Electric Power Generators for Tactical Applications.

Descriptive Note : Special study Mar-Jul 68,

Corporate Author : ARMY MOBILITY EQUIPMENT RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER FORT BELVOIR VA

Personal Author(s) : Belt,Richard N.

Report Date : JUN 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 153

Abstract : The report is a study to evaluate candidate power-source technologies for near-term (2- to 5-year) and mid-term (10- to 20-year) tactical applications. The range of power ratings considered was from 0.5kw to 15.0kw. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Electric power plants, Tactical warfare, Quiet, Portable equipment, Electric generators, Weight, Engines, Rankine cycle, Brayton cycle, Fuel cells, Thermoelectric power generation, Power supplies

Subject Categories : Electric Power Production and Distribution

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE