Accession Number:

AD0614119

Title:

ZINC ELECTRODE INVESTIGATION.

Descriptive Note:

Quarterly technical progress rept. no. 3, 1 Jan1 Apr 65,

Corporate Author:

GENERAL MOTORS CORP ANDERSON IND DELCO-REMY DIV

Report Date:

1965-04-15

Pagination or Media Count:

51.0

Abstract:

Auxiliary electrodes attached to AgO electrodes through a diode in a test cell appear to eliminate excessive pressures occurring through H2 liberation. The use of acicular needle-like particle shapes of zinc-oxide are detrimental to cycle life. The zinc-oxide KADOX-15 appears to be most satisfactory for use in cells in this program. The repeat tests on surfactants using 1, 3, 5 additions in the negative material indicate that additions larger than 1 are detrimental to cell performance. A new cell case and cover mold is completed, and test units of Celcon moldings are being prepared for heat sealing techniques. Author

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE