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Woven heat exchanger (USH0000263) Disclosure Number: IPCOM000000262D
Original Publication Date: 1987-May-05
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2008-Mar-28

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US Statutory Invention Registration (SIRs)

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Piscitella, Roger R. [+details]
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In a woven ceramic heat exchanger using the basic tube-in-shell design, each heat exchanger consisting of tube sheets and tube, is woven separately. Individual heat exchangers are assembled in cross-flow configuration. Each heat exchanger is woven from high temperature ceramic fiber, the warp is continuous from tube to tube sheet providing a smooth transition and unitized construction.