Accession Number : ADD005618

Title :   Device for Stimulation of Geothermal Wells.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Leonard,Guy W ; Austin,Carl F

Report Date : 20 Dec 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : A device comprising an outer shell, open at one end, a charge carrier for carrying shaped charges suspended within the outer shell and means for releasing gas suspended within the outer shell used in the stimulation of geothermal wells. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Geothermy, *Drilling machines, *Shaped charges, Water wells, Stimulation(General), Gas generating systems, High pressure

Subject Categories : Mining Engineering
      Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE