Accession Number:

ADD007409

Title:

Non-Flashing Electrolyte for Use with Calcium Anode.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1980-01-15

Pagination or Media Count:

2.0

Abstract:

An electrolyte for use in a thermal battery with a calcium anode. A mixture in which the positive ions are 20 to 30 mole percent K and the remainder Li and in which the negative ions are about 87.5 mole percent nitrate and the remainder chloride is non-flashing with a calcium anode, and calcium ions are permitted to move through the passivating CaO layer that forms on the anode. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Electrochemical Energy Storage

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE