INTEGRAL ELECTRIC MOTOR/WATERJETS FOR HIGH SPEED AMPHIBIANS

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Navy
Contract: N/A
Agency Tracking Number: 13098
Amount: $49,985.00
Phase: Phase I
Program: SBIR
Awards Year: 1990
Solicitation Year: N/A
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Small Business Information
Unique Mobility Inc
3700 S Jason St, Englewood, CO, 80110
DUNS: N/A
HUBZone Owned: N
Woman Owned: N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: N
Principal Investigator
 William M Anderson
 (303) 761-2137
Business Contact
Phone: () -
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
UNIQUE MOBILITY HAS INVENTED A NOVEL MEANS OF CONSTRUCTING A BRUSHLESS DC MOTOR WHICH OPERATES WITH HIGH EFFICIENCY AND HIGH POWER CAPABILITY. FOR SURFACE CRAFT, SUCH AS THE AAAV, THIS MOTOR IS PROPOSED TO BE PACKAGED INTEGRAL WITH A WATERJET PROPULSOR TO EFFECT A LIGHTWEIGHT ELECTRIC MOTOR/WATERJET ASSEMBLY CAPABLE OF PRODUCING 4000 POUNDS OF THRUST. THIS CONCEPT, IF PROVEN FEASIBLE IN THE PROPOSED PHASE I STUDY, OFFERS AN OPPORTUNITY FOR IMPROVED PACKAGING FLEXIBILITY AND ENHANCED VEHICLE PERFORMANCE.

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