|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||165/105 ; 165/134|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 12 인용 특허 : 0|
Tantalum and like metals, when added to a water/ferrous metal heat pipe in the form of a foil, gauze or wire, acts as a hydrogen getter in order to counteract the otherwise incompatability of the heat pipe enclosure material with the water working fluid.
In a heat pipe including an enclosure and water as a working fluid in which the enclosure is formed of a material which combines with the water to generate hydrogen gas, the improvement comprising a getter selected from material having an affinity for hydrogen gas.