Accession Number : ADD009329

Title :   Device for Controlling the Burning Rate of a Solid Propellant Gas Generator.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Dunaway,J C ; Jacobs,Paul L

Report Date : 26 Mar 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : A device for controlling the burning rate of a solid propellant gas generator is described utilizing a vortex valve for modulating an exhaust area from the gas generator that is connected parallel to the normal discharge nozzle of the gas generator. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Solid propellants, *Gas generating systems, *Control, *Burning rate, Exhaust gases, Solid fuels, Valves, Vortices, Nozzles, Modulation, Inventions, Pressure

Subject Categories : Combustion and Ignition
      Solid Rocket Propellants

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE