Accession Number : AD0439454


Title :   TESTING AND EVALUATION OF PRIMARY ALKALINE CELLS AND BATTERIES.


Descriptive Note : Semi-annual rept. no. 6, 15 Mar-31 July 63,


Corporate Author : MALLORY BATTERY CO TARRYTOWN N Y


Personal Author(s) : Goodman,Roger


Report Date : 31 Jul 1963


Pagination or Media Count : 44


Abstract : The Cell Test Program has advanced through the sicth semi annual report period in the testing and evaluation of primary alkaline cells and batteries of the zinc-alkaline-mercuric oxide system. Initial discharge data for cell type 650R at temperatures from 20 to 200 F. and 70 F. rates of discharge from 1 to 100 hours was completed. Monthly EMF readings on nine cell types are presented in summarized form. Delayed discharge test results are presented for cell types 42R at 12 months, 502R at 18 months, 625R at 12 months, 650R at 1, 2, and 3 months, 1438R at 6 months, and 1450R at 12 months. (Author)


Descriptors :   *ALKALINE BATTERIES , *BATTERY COMPONENTS , PRIMARY BATTERIES , STORAGE , ZINC , MERCURY COMPOUNDS , OXIDES


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE