Accession Number:

ADD018407

Title:

Integrated Motor/Marine Propulsor with Permanent Magnet Blades.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 21 Dec 95, patented 4 Mar 97,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

1997-03-04

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

An integrated motormarine propulsor is provided having an electric motor adapted for converting electrical energy into hydropropulsive energy. The electric motor comprises at least one stator assembly disposed in magnetomotive relation to a rotor. The rotor of the present invention advantageously includes a plurality of rotor blades wherein a portion of at least one of the rotor blades comprises a permanent magnet.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering
  • Electric and Ion Propulsion

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE