The Aluminum Dewar

  • H. A. Eichstaedt
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Cryogenic Engineering book series (ACRE, volume 1)


The aluminum dewar is a highly satisfactory liquefied gas storage and transfer container for use with liquefied oxygen, nitrogen, and argon. Designed for air and ground transportation, as well as stationary use, the aluminum dewar has been tested to withstand shocks and direction changes up to 5 G’s.


Annular Space Liquid Oxygen Tank Pressure Pressure Relief Valve Surge Tank 


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© Plenum Press, Inc., New York 1960

Authors and Affiliations

  • H. A. Eichstaedt
    • 1
  1. 1.Ronan and Kunzl, Inc.MarshallUSA

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