Accession Number : AD0163886


Title :   Electrical Crowbar System with Novel Triggered Spark Gap Devices.


Descriptive Note : Patent,


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


Personal Author(s) : McDermott,Michael S. ; Pederson,Carl A.


Report Date : 03 APR 1973


Pagination or Media Count : 5


Abstract : The patent describes spark gap devices which include removable and adjustable electrodes. The devices are usable in an electrical crowbar circuit. The devices include a master gap device and a slave gap device, each of which includes a tubular insular with metal end caps, and with electrodes attached to the end caps.


Descriptors :   (*RELAYS, *PATENTS), ELECTRIC DISCHARGES, ELECTRODES, SWITCHING CIRCUITS


Subject Categories : ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE