Accession Number : ADD007102

Title :   Fluidic Wetted Slip Range.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Howell,Thomas H

Report Date : 07 Dec 1979

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : This document describes a slip ring assembly including a housing containing a fluidic conductive source such as mercury. A rotating shaft extends through the housing and is provided with electrical conductors thereon which are immersed in the mercury during shaft rotation. A pair of conductive plates is carried in the mercury and electrical leads extend from the conductive plates and out of the housing. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Slip rings, *Electric contacts, Mercury, Shafts(Machine elements), Rotation, Fluidics, Firing circuits, Stability

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE