Accession Number : ADD003383
Title : Liquid Metal Heat Exchanger.
Descriptive Note : Patent Application,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : Marvin,Mason Daniel
Report Date : 24 Nov 1976
Pagination or Media Count : 15
Abstract : The patent application describes a liquid metal heat exchanger for use with nuclear powered turbines having modular heat exchange units where modulator units are mounted using slip joints and mounting slots to allow for axial and radial expansion, while intermodular leakage is prevented by means of tongue and groove joints.
Descriptors : *Heat exchangers, *Patent applications, Liquid metals, Nuclear propulsion, Turbofan engines, Aircraft engines, Seals(Stoppers)
Subject Categories : Aircraft
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE