Accession Number:

ADD013439

Title:

Bi-Planner Swirl Combustor.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 5 Sep 80, patented 2 Aug 83,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1983-08-02

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

A method and apparatus for combustion of fuel wherein in two mutually perpendicular air swirls are used. In the cylindrical section of the combustor, a horizontal swirl with respect to the combustor is set in motion. The conical section in conjunction with the cylindrical section forms a vertical swirl with respect to the combustor. Notably, the combustor is not dependent upon orientation in a gravity field.

Subject Categories:

  • Combustion and Ignition

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE