Accession Number:

ADD010386

Title:

Long-Life Triggered Spark Gap.

Descriptive Note:

Patent Application,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1983-06-08

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

A discharge device for use with pulsed, CO2 laser power conditioner systems, is disclosed. The device is comprised o Elkonite or molybdenum electrodes in a controlled nitrogen-xenon-oxygen environment, and having long life potential of close to twenty million discharges possible. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Electrical and Electronic Equipment
  • Lasers and Masers

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE