Accession Number : ADD013439
Title : Bi-Planner Swirl Combustor.
Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 5 Sep 80, patented 2 Aug 83,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Faccini, Ernest C ; Saunders, Norman J
Report Date : 02 Aug 1983
Pagination or Media Count : 5
Abstract : A method and apparatus for combustion of fuel wherein in two mutually perpendicular air swirls are used. In the cylindrical section of the combustor, a horizontal swirl with respect to the combustor is set in motion. The conical section in conjunction with the cylindrical section forms a vertical swirl with respect to the combustor. Notably, the combustor is not dependent upon orientation in a gravity field.
Descriptors : *COMBUSTION, *COMBUSTORS, *PATENTS, FUELS, CONICAL BODIES, GRAVITATIONAL FIELDS, CYLINDRICAL BODIES, AIR, RIGHT ANGLES
Subject Categories : Combustion and Ignition
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE