Accession Number : ADD013518

Title :   Four Bar Manifold.

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 24 May 82, patented 27 Dec 83,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Faccini, Ernest C

Report Date : 27 Dec 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : A gas flow distribution manifold fro distributing oxygen equally to a plurality of burn bar touches allowing large holes to be burned in steel objects is disclosed. The manifold includes a central plenum chamber connected to radial cross passages. Orifices connect the cross passages to outlet chambers wherein the burn car torches are mounted. Sonic gas flow is maintained through the orifices providing equal flow to the torches.

Descriptors :   *DISTRIBUTION, *GAS FLOW, *PATENTS, PLENUM CHAMBERS, MANIFOLDS(ENGINES), HOLES(OPENINGS), STEEL, FLOW

Subject Categories : Noise Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE