Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Offset liquid metal storage method and means










Image Number 3 for United States Patent #4168445.

An offset or asymmetrical self-contained liquid metal current collector for cyclic or homopolar electrical generators or motors is provided which includes a narrow annular volume on one side and a wide annular volume on the other side of the collector disc. Selectively positioned circular troughs effectively communicate with each other so that the liquid metal is trapped and retained when the rotating speed of the disc is too low to centrifugally maintain the liquid metal at the outer periphery of the disc.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Self-assembly of chips on a substrate
Method for analyzing output from a rotary sensor
Method for manufacturing silicon carbide semiconductor device
Full-aperture, back-illuminated, uniform-scene for remote sensing optical payload calibration
Interchangeable and fully adjustable solar thermal-photovoltaic concentrator systems
System and method of time-resolved, three-dimensional angiography
File management method and hierarchy management file system
  Randomly Featured Patents
Substituted tetracycline compounds
Scraper for cleaning boilers and furnaces
Camera using multiple lenses and image sensors in a rangefinder configuration to provide a range map
Glass-to-metal compression sealed lead-in structure
Apparatus for generating ions in solid ion recording head with improved stability
Cartridges having interiorly positioned zones of reduced thickness
Walk-through windshield
System and method for automatically adjusting traffic light
Storage tank construction
Separator system for aircraft waste system