Accession Number : ADA309280

Title :   Test and Evaluation of the Avionic Instruments, Inc. Frequency Converter.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMSTRONG LAB BROOKS AFB TX CREW TECHNOLOGY DIV

Personal Author(s) : Hale, Jacqueline D. ; Hade, Edward W.

PDF Url : ADA309280

Report Date : MAY 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : HQ AMC/SGXR, being the lead agent responsible for procuring an interface device implementing compatibility of medical equipment using 115VAC/60 Hz single phase power to 115VAC/400 Hz three phase power, requested Aeromedical Research to evaluate converter devices that could fulfill this need. The Avionic Frequency Converter is an electronic device that converts aircraft 400 Hz, three phase, 115.200 Vrms into 60 Hz, single phase, 115 Vrms providing up to 3500 watts of power. Aeromedical Research staff members within the Systems Research Branch, considers the unit acceptable for use in the aeromedical evacuation environment.

Descriptors :   *FREQUENCY CONVERTERS, AVIONICS, ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT, EFFICIENCY, LIGHTWEIGHT, SYSTEMS ANALYSIS, AEROMEDICAL EVACUATION.

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE