Accession Number : ADD013105
Title : Cooling System for an Expander Engine.
Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 3 Sep 76, patented 5 Aug 80,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Silvestri,Glovanni J
Report Date : 05 Aug 1980
Pagination or Media Count : 6
Abstract : This patent discusses a cooling system for a low noise, high power, light weight, compact rotary expander engine of the Wankel type having two hot zones at the operating temperatures wherein a coolant path is provided which permits the coolest coolant to be delivered at the two hottest points. This increases the heat transfer area exposed to the coolant and delivers and rejects the coolant wth absolute minimum of plumbing.
Descriptors : *PATENTS, *COOLING AND VENTILATING EQUIPMENT, *TORPEDO COMPONENTS, *ROTARY COMBUSTION ENGINES, COOLANTS, PATHS, HEAT TRANSFER, HIGH TEMPERATURE, HIGH POWER, LOW NOISE, WANKEL CYCLE, FLUID FLOW, FINS
Subject Categories : Torpedoes
Reciprocating and Rotating Engines
Air Condition, Heating, Lighting & Ventilating
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE