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1. (WO2014198430) A STIRLING ENGINE

Pub. No.:    WO/2014/198430    International Application No.:    PCT/EP2014/054667
Publication Date: Fri Dec 19 00:59:59 CET 2014 International Filing Date: Wed Mar 12 00:59:59 CET 2014
IPC: F02G 1/055
Applicants: MICROGEN ENGINE CORPORATION HOLDING BV
Inventors: CLARK, David Anthony
GREEN, Adam Henry
Title: A STIRLING ENGINE
Abstract:
A Stirling engine comprising a housing containing a displacer and a power piston arranged to reciprocate relatively to one another. A head (1) is adjacent to the displacer to absorb heat, and is surrounded by a block of copper or aluminium (14, 20). A substantial proportion of the block is clad with a layer (18) of stainless steel or Inconel having a thickness of between 3mm and 0.15mm.