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Enerpulse Technologies Announces Technology Advancement With Nano-Plasma Assisted Combustion
n-PAC technology helps improve fuel economy, reduce tailpipe emissions and increase vehicle performance - results unattainable by conventional spark plugs
According to Wes Helgeson, the company’s senior research engineer, “linking the 5,000,000 watt nano-pulse delivered by Enerpulse’s n-PAC™ ignition device to the underlying of plasma physics in the combustion process is a breakthrough in understanding how our technology works and its underlying science. Unlike conventional spark plugs that only ionize fuel in the spark gap, n-PAC’s high-energy electrical discharge, which includes ionic wind and photon energy, projects well into the cylinder, ionizing a significantly larger amount of the total fuel charge.”
Enerpulse’s n-PAC™ technology is the first practical and cost-effective method of capturing the well-known benefits of plasma to create consistent, faster and more efficient combustion in SIIC engines, even with lean air-fuel jngy ratios. Its integrated parallel capacitor circuit stores energy during the ignition ionization phase and, in a nano-second pulse, automatically discharges 1,000 times the power of conventional spark plugs just prior to the spark event. n-PAC™ technology is currently packaged inside the physical envelope of a conventional spark plug, making adoption easy for current and future SIIC engine applications.
Enerpulse provides its products to the automotive/powersports aftermarket and NatGas stationary engine service market under the brand name Pulstar®. It also provides products to engine converters for vehicular NatGas fueled SIIC engines (NG, CNG, LNG, LPG, and Bio-Gas) and is working directly with several automotive OEMs in pursuit of gasoline engine platform adoption. The company has sold over a million Pulstar spark plugs into the automotive and power sports aftermarket.
Further details of the Company's business, finances, appointments and agreements can be found as part of the Company's continuous public disclosure as a reporting issuer under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission's ("SEC") EDGAR database. For more information call 888-800-6700 or visit www.enerpulse.com.
Enerpulse Technologies, Inc. is a publicly traded company headquartered in Albuquerque, N.M. Founded in 2004; the company develops and manufactures ultra-high performance, low emissions ignition products through the application of pulse power technology. For more information, visit http://www.enerpulse.com.
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