Accession Number : ADD002378

Title :   Ammonia Driven Underwater Motor.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Rein,Charles R

Report Date : 25 Mar 1975

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The patent describes an ammonia powered motor device for use in deep water as comprising a housing defining a chamber into which an ammonia gas pressure operated motor exhausts. A metering pump admits quantities of water from the surrounding medium into the chamber to absorb ammonia and lower exhaust pressure while ammonia laden water is pumped from the chamber.

Descriptors :   *Pneumatic devices, *Underwater tools, *Patents, Underwater equipment, Ammonia, Motors, Deep submergence, Underwater propulsion

Subject Categories : Hydraulic and Pneumatic Equipment
      Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE