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
      Nuclear Propulsion

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE