1970-02-01

Personality of Nickel-Cadmium Batteries 700227

Nickel-cadmium batteries fill a great need in the aircraft industry today. This battery is far superior to its predecessor, the lead-acid battery, in its ability to provide power for larger electrical loads and/or loads sustained for long periods. Yet, aircraft operators have experienced many unexpected problems with this battery. These problems can be greatly reduced, if not eliminated, through a better understanding by the design engineer of the battery's construction, abilities, and limitations. Further improvements in performance can be accomplished by the aircraft operator through constant and proper maintenance.

SAE MOBILUS

Subscribers can view annotate, and download all of SAE's content. Learn More »

Access SAE MOBILUS »

Members save up to 18% off list price.
Login to see discount.
Special Offer: Download multiple Technical Papers each year? TechSelect is a cost-effective subscription option to select and download 12-100 full-text Technical Papers per year. Find more information here.
X