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Rotary Vane Engine

  1. Aug 14, 2005 #1
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  3. Aug 14, 2005 #2
    Well, any comments
  4. Aug 15, 2005 #3


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    Hi Sid. Problem is this patent link provided only gives verbage. Do you have any cross sections of this motor? I Google'd but found nothing within a few minutes and gave up.

    Claims are intended to elucidate the invention to the point that figures are not required. With as many claims as I've reviewed I have yet to be able to decipher an invention without figures.
  5. Aug 15, 2005 #4
    Actually the if you click on the Images link at the top, it shows the pictures. However the pictures I think need a plug in to download which is available at uspto website.

    The engine is just like a rotary vane compressor only instead of releasing the compressed gases, it burns them and then expands them and thus keeps running.
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