Accession Number : ADD003076

Title :   Flueric Laminar Digital Amplifier.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Manion,Francis M ; Drzewiecki,Tadeusz M

Report Date : 25 May 1976

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : Described in the patent is a flueric laminar bi-stable amplifier. The device comprises essentially a flueric amplifier having a supply nozzle, a pair of outlet nozzles, a pair of control nozzles, vent means located along the axial path of fluid flow and means for providing a supply of pressure to the vent means so as to maintain the vent pressure above ambient pressure. Means are also provided for grounding the control ports and for providing back pressure to the control ports.

Descriptors :   *Fluid amplifiers, *Laminar flow, *Patents, Bistable devices, Nozzles, Pressure regulators, Flow rate, Deflection, Stability

Subject Categories : Fluidics and Fluerics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE