Accession Number:

AD0757632

Title:

Acceptance Tests of 3.0-KW,60-HZ, Organic, Rankine-Cycle Power Plant.

Descriptive Note:

Final acceptance test Aug-Dec 71,

Corporate Author:

ARMY MOBILITY EQUIPMENT RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER FORT BELVOIR VA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1973-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

185.0

Abstract:

The report covers the acceptance tests performed on a 3.0-kw, advanced development, organic, Rankine-cycle power plant developed by Thermo Electron Corporation, Waltham, Massachusetts. The acceptance tests involve the evaluation of the following electrical output, multifuel operation, fuel consumption, size, weight, inclined operation, noise level, extreme temperature operation, and life. The report includes a description of the principal components and control logic of the set and discusses the results of the tests performed. Modifications made during the test program and suggestions to improve the design are included. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Electric Power Production and Distribution

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE