Accession Number : ADD011875

Title :   Nozzle for Self-Contained Cutting Torches.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Proctor,P W ; Dow,R L

Report Date : 17 Jun 1985

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : A self contained jet perforator torch (10) for defining large holes (H) in a workpiece (W) such as a large bomb, includes a plurality of ports (68) fluidically ocnnecting a combustion chamber with a slot-like chamber (62). The ports and the slot-like chamber extend at and angle with respect to the longitudinal centerline of the torch whereby fluid exiting the torch contacts a workpiece at an angle (I) with a normal (N) extending from the workpiece.

Descriptors :   *PATENT APPLICATIONS, *TORCHES, *NOZZLES, HOLES(OPENINGS), SELF CONTAINED, CUTTING TOOLS, JET FLOW, COMBUSTION CHAMBERS, PORTS(OPENINGS), BOMBS

Subject Categories : Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE