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Heat pipes and use of heat pipes in furnace exhaust

United States Patent

December 28, 2010
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An array of a plurality of heat pipe are mounted in spaced relationship to one another with the hot end of the heat pipes in a heated environment, e.g. the exhaust flue of a furnace, and the cold end outside the furnace. Heat conversion equipment is connected to the cold end of the heat pipes.
Polcyn; Adam D. (Pittsburgh, PA)
PPG Industries Ohio, Inc. (Cleveland, OH)
11/ 958,574
December 18, 2007
NOTICE OF GOVERNMENT SUPPORT This invention was made with Government support under Contract No. DE-FC36-04GO14044 awarded by the Department of Energy. The United States government may have certain rights in this invention.