Accession Number : ADD002368
Title : Solid Boron Fuel Burner for Ramjet.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Ortwerth,Paul J ; Ormand,Lowell W ; Wilkinson,David B
Report Date : 09 Mar 1976
Pagination or Media Count : 5
Abstract : The patent relates to a solid boron fuel burning ramjet engine having a cylindrical primary burner located within a ramjet combustion chamber. A portion of the air bypasses the primary burner to provide secondary burning at the outlet of the primary burner. Solid boron fuel pellets are ground to powder in a wire brush fuel mill with the fuel then being carried to the primary burner by air which is passed through the fuel mill.
Descriptors : *Ramjet engines, *Solid fuels, *Patents, Boron, Pellets, Burners, Flow rate
Subject Categories : Combustion and Ignition
Jet and Gas Turbine Engines
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE