Patents by Inventor P. Clifton Edens

P. Clifton Edens has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 4717332
    Abstract: This invention relates to a flame retention burner apparatus and method of using same which can be mounted in various heat exchange apparatus and operable to efficiently and effectively achieve the diffusion and atomization of air and fuel particles for a high efficiency burning process. The flame retention burner apparatus includes a combustion head assembly having a (1) a main combustion chamber housing; (2) an inlet fuel and air diffuser assembly to initially cause agitation of fuel and air being admitted thereto; (3) a retention plate and cylinder assembly mounted within the inlet fuel and air diffuser assembly to achieve further agitation of the air particles; and (4) an air and fuel diffuser assembly operable to diffuse the inlet air particles in a new and novel manner and also to inject a liquid fuel when in that particular fuel type usage mode.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 22, 1985
    Date of Patent: January 5, 1988
    Inventor: P. Clifton Edens