Accession Number:

ADD002378

Title:

Ammonia Driven Underwater Motor.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-03-25

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

The patent describes an ammonia powered motor device for use in deep water as comprising a housing defining a chamber into which an ammonia gas pressure operated motor exhausts. A metering pump admits quantities of water from the surrounding medium into the chamber to absorb ammonia and lower exhaust pressure while ammonia laden water is pumped from the chamber.

Subject Categories:

  • Hydraulic and Pneumatic Equipment
  • Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE