Accession Number : ADD004553
Title : Aluminum-Chlorine Thermal Battery.
Descriptive Note : Patent,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C
Personal Author(s) : King,Lowell A ; Brabson,George D , Jr ; Erbacher,John K ; Seegmiller,David W ; Fannin,Armand A , Jr
Report Date : 20 Dec 1977
Pagination or Media Count : 8
Abstract : This patent describes an aluminum-chlorine, thermally activated, electrochemical cell composed of an aluminum anode, an inert metal cathode and a two-layered pelletized electrolyte sandwiched therebetween and composed of a mixture of aluminum chloride with one or more salts of sodium chloride, lithium chloride, potassium chloride and tetrasubstituted ammonium chloride.
Descriptors : *Thermal batteries, *Patents, Aluminum, Chlorine
Subject Categories : Electrochemical Energy Storage
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE