Patent Number: 6,168,716

Title: Cyclone separator having a variable transverse profile

Abstract: A cyclone separator having an improved efficiency to remove a broader spectrum of contained particles is disclosed. The transverse section of the inner wall of the cyclone separator is configured to impart changes in the rate of acceleration of a fluid as it rotates within the cyclone cavity.

Inventors: Conrad; Wayne Ernest (Hampton, CA), Conrad; Helmut Gerhard (Hampton, CA), Szylowiec; Ted (Hampton, CA)

Assignee: G.B.D. Corp.

International Classification: B04C 5/00 (20060101); B04C 3/00 (20060101); B04C 5/081 (20060101); B04C 005/185 (); B01D 021/26 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018