4th Qtr. 2009/ 1st Qtr. 2010 Newsletter
Summary: U.S. Navy
Big Horn Valve, Inc. submitted a white paper proposal to
The Naval Surface Warfare Center in Philadelphia, PA....
In addition to the MagBall™ patent filed in December of 2009, additional patent protection is
being considered for the low-mass variation to the valve...
NASA: Johnson Space Center
There is a high degree of interest from the Johnson Space Center to get a high pressure helium valve
MagBall Low-Mass Variation
Results of magnetic modeling from our magnet supplier in Chicago indicate that a full port ball design is
possible in all of the valve sizes. This is great news because it provides for further reduction in mass for
any given valve size. Reduction in mass means reduction in cost...
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