Accession Number : ADD005082

Title :   Metal Bleed Flow-Heat Exchanger.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Gainey,R T

Report Date : 02 May 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : As used in a modified Stirling cryogenic refrigerator, a plug made of metal that is porous to gas functions as a gas bleed flow control, eliminating the needle-valves (and their inherent disadvantages) used in the prior systems, and also functions as a heat exchanger. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Heat exchangers, *Bleed systems, Plugs, Porosity, Stirling cycle, Cryogenic storage devices

Subject Categories : Air Condition, Heating, Lighting & Ventilating

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE