DEVELOPMENT AND DEMONSTRATION OF A SPIN-LUBE GAS BEARING FOR A FREE-PISTON STIRLING ENGINE LINEAR ALTERNATOR-

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Energy
Branch
n/a
Amount:
$257,000.00
Award Year:
1986
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase II
Contract:
n/a
Agency Tracking Number:
2570
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
Sunpower, Inc.
6 Byard Street, Athens, OH, 45701
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
Mr. William Beal
Principal Investigator
(614) 594-2221
Business Contact:
() -
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
THE PLANNED WORK INCLUDES THE DESIGN, FABRICATION, TEST, AND REPORTING OF A SPIN LUBRICATED PISTON/ ALTERNATOR IN AN EXISTING FREE-PISTON STIRLING ENGINE (FPSE). THIS WORK IS SUPPLEMENTAL TO AN ONGOING EFFORT TO DEMONSTRATE THE SPIN LUBRICATION OF THE DISPLACER IN THE SAME 1 KW FPSE. THIS ENGINE IS A MODIFIED VERSION OF OUR SPIKE 60 HZ 120 VAC DESIGN.

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