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HYPERGOLIC FUEL INJECTOR FEATURES INCREASED UTILITY FOR REMOTELY PILOTED…

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
Award ID:
9563
Program Year/Program:
1990 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
9563
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Compound Engine Consultants In
4517 E Calle Ventura Phoenix, AZ 85018
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 2
Fiscal Year: 1990
Title: HYPERGOLIC FUEL INJECTOR FEATURES INCREASED UTILITY FOR REMOTELY PILOTED VEHICLES (RPVS) INCREASED RANGE ENDURANCE PAYLOAD MULTI...
Agency / Branch: DOD / DARPA
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $250,000.00
 

Abstract:

A HYPERGOLIC FUEL INJECTOR IS DESCRIBED THAT ENABLES MULTIFUEL OPERATION, LOWER FUEL CONSUMPTION, AND ENHANCED ALL WEATHER STARTING FOR INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES. THE DEVICE EMPLOYS A NOVEL DUAL FUNCTION HIGH PRESSURE PUMP PERMITTING THE TRANSPORT OF HEATED FUEL IN A FUEL INJECTOR SUITABLE FOR USE IN SUCH ENGINES. HIGH TEMPERTURE AND VERY HIGH PRESSURE FUEL IS DELIVERED TO THE COMBUSTION SPACE OF SUCH ENGINES WHERE SELF IGNITION OF THE FUEL OCCURS RESULTING IN IMPROVED COMBUSTION AND GREATER FLEXIBILITY IN ENGINE OPERATION AND CHOICE OF FUEL STOCKS. THE DEVICE IS SUITABLE FOR USE IN DIESEL, GAS TURBINE, AND SPARK IGNITION ENGINES. ENGINES SO EQUIPPED TO USE MULTIPLE FUELS WILL NOT BE LIMITED TO USE ONLY THOSE SPECIALIZED FUELS NOW DESIGNATED FOR USE IN THE VARIOUS TYPES, SUCH AS GASOLINE, DIESEL, AND JET FUELS. USE OF THE DEVICE WILL INCREASE PERFORMANCE AND LOWER THE EMITTED REGULATED AIR POLLUTANT EMISSIONS BELOW CURRENT ACHIEVED LEVELS. OTHER SIGNIFICANT BENEFITS ARE DESCRIBED.

Principal Investigator:

C E Bradley
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Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Compound Engine Consultants In
4517 E Calle Ventura Phoenix, AZ 85018

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