Patent Number: 6,806,683

Title: Battery adapter for night vision device

Abstract: A battery adapter (A) replaces two batteries (10) with a single battery (10) housed within a compartment (48) of a battery powered electrical device (D). An electrically conductive housing (40) adapted to replicate a selected battery and fit within a space adapted to house two of the selected sized batteries. A step up circuit (18) mounted within the battery housing (40) receives an electrical signal from a single battery (10) and transforms the voltage of the electrical signal to simulate an electrical signal from two electrically connected selected batteries (10).

Inventors: Saldana; Michael R. (New Braunfels, TX), Buck; David W. (Mesquite, TX), Sauter; Kenneth W. (Garland, TX)

Assignee: Litton Systems, Inc.

International Classification: H01M 10/46 (20060101); H01M 10/42 (20060101); H01M 2/10 (20060101); H02J 007/00 ()

Expiration Date: 10/12016