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A Hydrogen Engine Induction Technique for Backfire-free Operation.
NTIS: PB/83-205443 :46 pages
Details are given of a fuel-induction system for a hydrogen-fueled engine. The induction system was designed to preclude backfire otherwise common in hydrogen-fueled engines. System features and test data are presented and discussed in the context of the requirements peculiar to use in an underground mine environment. The fuel-induction system, when tested in conjunction with a modified caterpillar 3304 engine, provided backfire-free engine operation and satisfactory engine performance.
CP; Final Contract Report;
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Eimco Mining Machinery Int.
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