Accession Number : AD0163859


Title :   Automatic Battery Polarizing Circuit.


Descriptive Note : Patent,


Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C


Personal Author(s) : Gourse,Stanley J.


Report Date : 24 OCT 1972


Pagination or Media Count : 5


Abstract : The patent describes an automatic battery polarizing circuit employing transistors in the arms of a bridge circuit configuration. The transistors are operative to couple a battery connected to the input of the circuit in a manner that the bridge output voltage will always be of the same polarity regardless of how the battery is connected to the bridge input with respect to polarity.


Descriptors :   (*BATTERY COMPONENTS, *PATENTS), POLARIZATION, ELECTRIC BRIDGES, TRANSISTORS, (U)TRANSISTORS


Subject Categories : ELECTROCHEMICAL ENERGY STORAGE


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE