Accession Number : AD0866228

Title :   Progress Report on the Magnesium Flat Cell.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY ELECTRONICS COMMAND FORT MONMOUTH NJ

Personal Author(s) : Wood, Donald B.

Report Date : JAN 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : The development of the mangesium flat cell battery since 1958 is presented. Various flat cell designs are shown. Current development status is discussed and performance and storage data are tabulated, as is a comparison with the tmagnesium round cell battery. Advantages and technical difficulties are discussed. The battery has been wrapped in plastic for moisture retention. (Author, modified-PL)

Descriptors :   (*DRY BATTERIES, DESIGN), PRIMARY BATTERIES, MAGNESIUM, MANGANESE COMPOUNDS, DIOXIDES.

Subject Categories : Electrochemical Energy Storage

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE