Accession Number:

AD0786634

Title:

Tests of General Instrument Corporation Model G1OC-X Thermoelectric Generator.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

COAST GUARD WASHINGTON D C TESTING AND DEVELOPMENT DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1965-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

The thermoelectric power supply was developed for use in unmanned aids to navigation. The Model 1 G1OC-X has a rated output from the voltage converter of 7 watts. It is an air-cooled, propane-fueled generator which uses bismuth telluride thermocouples and a catalytic flameless burner. The generator was equipped with a manually-operated electrical ignition system which operates from a 12-volt DC source.

Subject Categories:

  • Electric Power Production and Distribution

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE