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 Method and  operating traveling spark igniter at high pressure patent thumbnailMethod and operating traveling spark igniter at high pressure
An ignition circuit and a method of operating an igniter (preferably a traveling spark igniter) in an internal combustion engine, including a high pressure engine. A high voltage is applied to electrodes of the igniter, sufficient to cause breakdown to occur between the electrodes, resulting in a high current electrical discharge in the igniter, over a surface of an isolator between the electrodes, and formation of a plasma kernel in a fuel-air mixture adjacent said surface.
Knite, Inc.


 Energy saving combustion device for burning refractory hazardous gas and  operating the same patent thumbnailEnergy saving combustion device for burning refractory hazardous gas and operating the same
The present invention relates to a combustion device 100 for burning refractory hazardous gases and a burning method for the combustion device. More particularly, the combustion device 110 for burning refractory hazardous gases, which is provided in a scrubber system 1 for burning waste gases, the combustion device 110 includes: a first porous body 141; a second porous body 142; and an igniter for forming a flame surface 143 at the interior of the combustion device 110, wherein the flame surface 143 formed by the igniter is located between the first porous body 141 and the second porous body 142, and so as to form the flame surface 143, at least one of the first porous body 141 and the second porous body 142 is moved to conduct excess enthalpy combustion..
Korea Institute Of Energy Research


 Passive prechamber direct injection combustion patent thumbnailPassive prechamber direct injection combustion
An injector-igniter assembly includes a passive prechamber and a fuel injector. In an internal combustion engine, fuel is directly injected into a combustion chamber to mix with air in the combustion chamber.
Woodward, Inc.


 Air-free cap end design for corona ignition system patent thumbnailAir-free cap end design for corona ignition system
A corona igniter assembly including an ignition coil assembly, a firing end assembly, and a dielectric compliant member is provided. The dielectric compliant member is compressed between a high voltage insulator of the ignition coil assembly and a ceramic insulator of the firing end assembly.
Federal-mogul Ignition Company


 Gas oven range patent thumbnailGas oven range
A gas oven range that includes a burner fixed to a support plate provided on a rear wall of a cavity forming an oven chamber, a fixing bracket fixed to a part of the burner, a medium bracket connected to the fixing bracket in the forward and backward directions of the cavity so as to be hook-combined with one point of the fixing bracket and be screw-combined with another point of the fixing bracket, and an igniter detachably combined with the fixing bracket by the medium bracket and fastened with the medium bracket in the leftward and rightward directions of the cavity.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.


 Method and system for igniter health monitoring in a gas turbine engine patent thumbnailMethod and system for igniter health monitoring in a gas turbine engine
Techniques for monitoring health of an igniter (202) in a gas turbine engine (201) include a sensor (270) mounted to detect signals in a combustor (260) and a processor (180) in electrical communication with the sensor. The processor is configured to receive (601) from the sensor first data that indicates signal changes in each of a plurality of time bins during operation of the igniter in the combustor.
Siemens Energy, Inc.


 Torch ignition system and ignition assembly patent thumbnailTorch ignition system and ignition assembly
An ignition assembly and a torch ignition system are described that provide a system and a device that can be coupled to a torch and can provide a spark for igniting a fuel/oxygen mixture. In an implementation in accordance with the present disclosure, a torch ignition system includes a torch including a torch body, a first gas tube and a second gas tube coupled to the torch body, and a torch tip coupled to the first gas tube and the second gas tube; and an ignition assembly configured to be positioned proximate to the torch tip to provide ignition to the torch, the ignition assembly including an igniter body, a clip that is coupled to the igniter body, the clip configured to fasten the ignition assembly to the torch, and an ignition assembly..

 Quarter wave coaxial cavity igniter for combustion engines patent thumbnailQuarter wave coaxial cavity igniter for combustion engines
An apparatus and method for igniting combustible materials in a combustion chamber of a combustion engine using corona discharge plasma from a quarter wave coaxial cavity resonator. A tapered quarter wave coaxial cavity resonator is adapted to mate with the combustion chamber.
West Virginia University


 Traveling spark igniter patent thumbnailTraveling spark igniter
An igniter having at least two electrodes spaced from each other by an insulating member having a substantially continuous surface along a path between the electrodes. The electrodes extend substantially parallel to each other for a distance both above and below said surface.
Knite, Inc.


 Fuel cell device patent thumbnailFuel cell device
A fuel cell device according to the present invention includes a controller. The controller is configured to allow a fuel gas supply device and an oxygen-containing gas supply device to supply the fuel gas and the oxygen-containing gas supplied to fuel cells (19) in a supply amount less than a supply amount to be set in accordance with a decreased power as required by the external load as well as to cause an igniter to start operation if the power required by the external load decreases and flameout of the combustion in a combustor (45) is recognized..
Kyocera Corporation


Retention clips for safety mechanisms of illumination flares, safety mechanisms and illumination flares so equipped, and related methods

Retention clips for safety mechanisms of illumination flares include an abutment surface configured for abutment of an end of a rigid sleeve coupled to an igniter initiation cable and one or more protrusions configured to extend at least partially over a lateral side surface of the rigid sleeve when the rigid sleeve is retained by the clip. Safety mechanisms, illumination flares, and methods for igniting illumination flares involve such retention clips..
Orbital Atk, Inc.

Combustor burner arrangement

A burner for a combustor having a burner axis, a fuel lance, an igniter and a main air flow passage(s). The passage is angled relative to the burner axis and creates a main vortex thereabout in a first rotational direction.
Siemens Aktiengesellschaft

Shrink-fit ceramic center electrode

An igniter (20) includes an outer insulator (24) formed of an outer ceramic material hermetically sealed to a conductive core (26). The conductive core (26) is formed of a core ceramic material and a conductive component, such as an electrically conductive coating applied to the core ceramic material or metal particles or wires embedded in the core ceramic material.
Federal-mogul Corporation

Device having communication with small gasoline engine igniter

The present invention discloses a device having communication with small gasoline engine igniter, comprising an igniter, a flameout switch and a communication device, and both the flameout switch and the communication device are connected to an igniter flameout port and an iron core of a reference ground. The unique voltage conversion circuit herein makes the signals at muc sampling port more close to the required theoretical value, to ensure more stable and reliable communications.
Zhejiang Fenglong Electrical Machinery Co., Ltd

Initiator

An initiator including a housing adapted to be received in an igniter or rocket motor, at least one charge at a distal end of the housing, an electro-explosive device behind the charge for detonating the charge when subject to a voltage hv, and a pressure bulkhead behind the electro-explosive device. An electronic subsystem in the housing is connected to the electro-explosive device through the bulkhead and includes a lead for providing the voltage hv to the electro-explosive device to initiate it, and a switch in the lead which does not conduct if errant voltages are present on the lead to prevent initiation of the electro-explosive device until the correct voltage hv is present..
Excelitas Technologies Corp.

Furnace control board architecture

A system and method are disclosed that provide for a dual processor architecture in a furnace or hvac controller. One processor can control non-safety-critical components and is operable to receive software updates.
Lennox Industries Inc.

Combustor, jet engine, flying body, and operation jet engine

A jet engine includes an inlet that takes air, and a combustor that burns fuel using the air. The combustor includes a fuel injector and an igniter for igniting a gas mixture of the air and the fuel.
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.

Combustible triazine combinations

Provided herein is a symmetric amino triazine for use as a fuel and ignition source in chemically initiated illuminates or igniters. 3-amino-1,2,4-triazine act as a fuel and generates enough heat on exposure to as little as one drop of one hundred percent nitric acid to spontaneously ignite..
The United States Government As Represented By The Secretary Of The Army

High efficiency self-contained modular turbine engine power generator

A high efficiency self-contained modular turbine engine unit for generating power includes a housing defining an air intake and an exhaust port. A turbine engine is positioned and operable within the housing.
Godman Energy Group, Inc.

Igniter assembly for a setting tool

An igniter assembly is disclosed for initiating an explosive charge in a setting tool. In an embodiment, the igniter assembly includes a longitudinal axis, and a holder including a first end, a second end opposite the first end, and a through passage.
G&h Diversified Manufacturing Lp

Plenoptic camera comprising a shuffled color filter array

Indicating a niter repartition (or pattern), where each coefficient cm,n is associated with a filter value, and in that the other unit elements are associated with matrixes with coefficients set to c(x+i)mod m,(y+j)mod m, for corresponding pixel (x,y,i,j) on the image sensor, where indexes x, y relate to indexation of a pixel in the image sensor, and indexes i,j relate to indexation of a micro-lens in the set of micro-lens.. .

Combustor burner arrangement

A fuel lance for a burner of a combustor has a fuel lance body defining a fuel flow passage and a liquid fuel tip attached thereto and in flow communication with fuel flow passage. The liquid fuel tip has a fuel outlet and an array of air passages having outlets which are arranged outside a blank sector of a circumference around the fuel outlet, the blank sector defined by an angle from 30° to 160°.
Siemens Aktiengesellschaft

Cooking apparatus and heat tent

A cooking apparatus is provided, comprising: a base and a lid; gas burners in the base; a grill for supporting food located above the burners; a gas supply line to the burners; a controller for controlling gas flow to the burners; an igniter to ignite the gas; and a heat tent located above one of the burners. The heat tent has an interior volume having an open side and a wall defining a top side opposite the open side.
Bbkeg Inc.

Rotary-type mechanisms for inertial igniters for thermal batteries and g-switches for munitions and the like

A mechanism including: a toggle link rotatably connected to a base structure; a first element associated with the toggle link; a second element associated with the base structure; a biasing element having a first end attached to the base structure and a second end attached to the toggle link such that the first element moves towards the second element; and a blocking element movably disposed between a first position blocking movement of the toggle link and a second position allowing to first element of the toggle link to move towards the second element when the base structure undergoes an acceleration event greater than a predetermined threshold.. .
Omnitek Partners Llc

Combined high energy igniter and flame detector

An apparatus and method are provided for improved gas pilot burners, which are capable of simultaneous flame ignition and flame detection. More particularly, the invention provides for an apparatus and method capable of simultaneous high-energy ignition and flame ionization detection in a high-energy igniter that utilizes a spark rod located in a fuel channel..
Chentronics, Llc

Engine jetting out combustion gas as driving force

An engine (10) that jets out combustion gas as a driving force is provided. The engine (10) includes a combustion chamber (11), a fuel supplying path (13) that mixes fuel and air and supplies to the combustion chamber (11), an igniter (42) that ignites the mixed gas in the combustion chamber (11), a gas ejecting path (15) that ejects combustion gas (51) from the combustion chamber (11) though a nozzle (18a); and an opening-closing apparatus (80) that opens and closes the gas ejecting path (15).
Amnext Technology, Inc.

Combustor, jet engine, flying body, and operation jet engine

A combustor of a jet engine includes a fuel injector, an igniter for igniting a gas mixture of air and fuel, and a flame holder. The igniter is disposed in the flame holder.
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.

Active-control resonant ignition system

A method is disclosed for producing a corona discharge for igniting an air/fuel mixture in an internal combustion engine. An igniter is provided having a discharge tip that protrudes into a combustion zone.

Corona suppression at the high voltage joint through introduction of a semi-conductive sleeve between the central electrode and the dissimilar insulating materials

A corona ignition assembly comprising a plurality of different insulators disposed between an ignition coil assembly and firing end assembly is provided. A high voltage center electrode extends longitudinally between an igniter central electrode and the ignition coil assembly.
Federal-mogul Corporation

Propane fueled fast cook-off burner

A propane burner assembly is provided for producing a fast cook-off environment. The burner assembly includes a frame, parallel delivery pipes, a pair of manifolds with a corresponding pair of feed lines, a supply line, a fuel reservoir, a valve and an igniter pilot.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc.

Intra-even control strategy for corona ignition systems

The invention provides a system and method for controlling corona discharge and arc formations during a single corona event, i.e. Intra-event control.
Federal-mogul Corporation

Wood burning fireplace assembly with automatic igniter

A fireplace assembly having a firebox, an igniter assembly coupled to the firebox and containing a heating element, a first portion of the igniter assembly extending through an aperture in a firebox wall, the igniter assembly having a first connector coupled to the heating element and coupleable to power source, and having a second connector coupleable to an air source and positioned to provide air flow through the igniter assembly over the heating element and into the firebox. A controller is operatively coupled to the igniter assembly and a temperature sensor.
Travis Industries, Inc.

Inflator

The rod fixed to the partition wall and extending toward the rupturable plate, and the rod colliding with the rupturable plate due to a gas pressure generated by activation of the igniter, coming into contact with all of the end points in the fragile portion and rupturing the rupturable plate.. .

Consumable downhole packer or plug

A packer or plug for use in a wellbore includes: a tubular mandrel made from a composite material including a pyrotechnic composition; an expandable seal disposed on an outer surface of the mandrel; and an igniter operable to initiate combustion of the mandrel.. .
Weatherford Technology Holdings, Llc

Method and operating traveling spark igniter at high pressure

An ignition circuit and a method of operating an igniter (preferably a traveling spark igniter) in an internal combustion engine, including a high pressure engine. A high voltage is applied to electrodes of the igniter, sufficient to cause breakdown to occur between the electrodes, resulting in a high current electrical discharge in the igniter, over a surface of an isolator between the electrodes, and formation of a plasma kernel in a fuel-air mixture adjacent said surface.
Knite, Inc.

System for purifying a gaseous medium of hydrogen and the use thereof

Disclosed is a hydrogen igniter for igniting hydrogen contained in a gaseous medium, said hydrogen igniter comprising a housing with openings for the supply and discharge of a gaseous medium, and a filler in the form of bismuth oxide and/or lead oxide, disposed inside the housing. Also disclosed are a system for purifying a gaseous medium of hydrogen having such a hydrogen igniter, and a method for the repeated use of such a system.
Joint Stock Company "akme-engineering"

Gas generator

The ratio (vh2/vh1) of an average vickers hardness (vh1) of the igniter collar, which is measured by a method described in examples, and an average vickers hardness (vh2) of the ignition device chamber cup, which is measured by a method described in examples, being within a range of 0.25 to 0.65.. .

Corona ignition device with improved electrical performance

A corona comprises a central electrode surrounded by an insulator, which is surrounded by a conductive component. The conductive component includes a shell and an intermediate part both formed of an electrically conductive material.
Federal-mogul Ignition Company

Corona ignition device and assembly method

A reversed-assembled corona igniter including an insulator, central electrode, and metal shell, wherein an outer diameter of the insulator increases adjacent a lower end of the metal shell to achieve an electrical advantage is provided. In addition, the insulator maintains strength because is not placed under tension during or after assembly, or once disposed in an engine.
Federal-mogul Ignition Company

Method for producing electric trigger elements for pyrotechnic articles

The invention relates to a method for producing electric trigger elements for pyrotechnic articles such as fuses or igniters, wherein, in a first stage, a) a lacquer is applied by photolithography to an electrically non-conductive substrate, b) a conductive material having a specific resistance of 0.1 Ω*mm to 5.0 Ω*mm is applied to the lacquer and substrate by means of a pvd process in a layer thickness of 0.02 μm to 8.0 μm, and c) the lacquer is removed from the substrate, and possibly, in a second stage, d) a photolithographic process is again carried out in which a precisely defined region of the resistor strip is covered with photoresist, e) the entire substrate surface is covered with a layer of a metal having a specific resistance of 0.01 Ω*mm to 0.1 Ω*mm in a thickness of 0.1 μm to 20 μm, wherein the application of the metal is configured such that in regions which have a bare substrate from the first photolithographic process, no metal adheres, and f) the lacquer from the second photolithographic process is again removed.. .
Ruag Ammotec Gmbh

Multi-coil spark ignition system

An igniter for a spark ignition system includes a support body fabricated from an electrically insulating material and a metal casing disposed outwardly of and at least partially surrounding the support body. The metal casing has a structure for connecting the metal casing to ground.

Igniter assembly for a gas turbine engine

In one aspect the present subject matter is directed to an igniter assembly for a gas turbine engine. The igniter assembly includes an outer housing and an igniter tube that extends radially through the outer housing.
General Electric Company

Gas safety shutoff

A system for igniting a grill can include a solenoid valve, a flame rectification sensor, an igniter, and a control circuit connected to the solenoid valve and the flame rectification sensor. The solenoid valve controls flow of gas to the grill's burner and includes a switch that closes when a handle connected to the switch opens the solenoid valve.
Lynx Grills, Inc.

Plasma header gasket and system

A plasma header gasket for use with an internal combustion engine includes plasma-igniters disposed around the perimeter of apertures in the gasket corresponding to piston cylinders in the engine. The plasma-igniters produce a plasma ionization field in time with the engine to increase the efficiency of combustion..
Svmtech, Llc

Ignition device and ignition internal combustion engine

An ignition unit of an internal combustion engine is equipped with an ignition coil including a primary coil and a secondary coil, an igniter, and a secondary current detection resistor. By means of the secondary current detection resistor, an engine controller detects a current value of the secondary current immediately after completion of capacitive discharge.
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.

Dual-fuel gas-pellet burner assembly

Embodiments of the inventive concept provide a dual-fuel gas-pellet burner assembly. The dual-fuel gas-pellet burner assembly can include a cooking gas line, a cooking gas igniter, a motor-driven pellet auger, a combustion air channeling section enclosing the motor-driven pellet auger and at least a section of the cooking gas line, and a dual-fuel sectioned combustion chamber including a gas combustion section and a fire pot section.
Original Pellet Grill Company, Llc

Mechanical inertial igniters for reserve batteries and the like for munitions

A device including: an impact mass movably restrained relative to a base; and a release mechanism configured to be movable between a restrained position for preventing movement of the impact mass and a released position for permitting movement of the impact mass when the release mechanism is subjected to an acceleration greater than a predetermined magnitude and duration; wherein the release mechanism having a release mass movable when subjected to the acceleration, the movement of the release mass not being influenced by movement of the impact mass.. .
Omnitek Partners Llc

Plasma ignition device

An igniter includes a central electrode terminating in a firing portion including a plurality of prong tiers distributed axially on the firing portion. Each prong tier including at least one firing prong extending radially outward from the firing portion.
Gm Global Technology Operations Llc

Cooling an igniter body of a combustor wall

An assembly is provided for a turbine engine. This turbine engine assembly includes a combustor wall.
United Technologies Corporation

Low nox gas burners with carryover ignition

A burner assembly is provided including a plurality of burners. Each burner includes a burner tube having an inlet, an outlet, and a burner axis.
Carrier Corporation

Corona suppression at materials interface through gluing of the components

A corona ignition assembly comprising a plurality of different insulators disposed between an ignition coil assembly and firing end assembly is provided. A high voltage center electrode extends longitudinally between an igniter central electrode and the ignition coil assembly.
Federal-mogul Corporation



Niter topics:
  • Internal Combustion Engine
  • Combustion
  • Flame Holder
  • Distributed
  • Control Unit
  • Exhaust Gas
  • Cross Section
  • Airbag System
  • Transverse
  • Radial Direction
  • Accommodation
  • Rocket Engine
  • Gas Turbine
  • Ground Terminal
  • Absolute Pressure


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