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CONTROL OF SURFACE ATTACK BY GALLIUM ALLOYS IN ELECTRICAL CONTACTS

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Navy
Award ID:
1985
Program Year/Program:
1986 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
1985
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Burton Technologies Inc
554 Pylon Drive Raleigh, NC 27606
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 1986
Title: CONTROL OF SURFACE ATTACK BY GALLIUM ALLOYS IN ELECTRICAL CONTACTS
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $276,000.00
 

Abstract:

AN EXPERIMENTAL APPARATUS WILL BE FABRICATED FOR INSTRUMENTED OPERATION OF CURRENT COLLECTORS IN CONTROLLED ATMOSPHERES. TERNARY ALLOYS OF GALLIUM, INDIUM AND TIN WILL BE MADE AND APPLIED TO SURFACES OF THE CURRENT COLLECTORS AND SUBJECTED TO OPERATION, ACCOMPANIED BY OBSERVATION OF FRICTION, WEAR, CONTACT RESISTANCE, AND CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF THE FILM AND WEAR DEBRIS. INFORMATION OBTAINED WILL BE USED IN THE FORMULATION OF ADJACENT MATERIALS CHOICES FOR EXTENDED INVESTIGATIONS, AND ULTIMATELY FOR COLLECTOR DEVELOPMENT.

Principal Investigator:

Ralph A Burton
9197871592

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Burton Technologies Inc.
Po Box 5676 Raleigh, NC 27650

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No