Accession Number : ADD000219

Title :   Central Igniter for Rotatable Combustion Chamber.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Petersen,Donald J

Report Date : 26 Mar 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The invention relates to central ignition and fuel systems for a rotatable combustion chamber. The invention has overcome the problems associated with prior art arrangements by providing an axially oriented elongated igniter which extends through the fore end of the combustion chamber and a plurality of fuel nozzles which are mounted in the fore end of the chamber and which are rotatable therewith.

Descriptors :   *Rotary combustion engines, *Igniters, *Patents, Combustion chambers, Fuel nozzles, Fuel systems, Pyrotechnics

Subject Categories : Reciprocating and Rotating Engines

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE