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