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(12) Patent: (11) CA 2714476
(54) English Title: SUBMERSED DEVICE FOR REDUCING THE POLLUTING EMISSIONS AND SAVING ENERGY IN HYDROCARBON COMBUSTION VEHICLES
(54) French Title: DISPOSITIF IMMERGE DESTINE A REDUIRE LES EMISSIONS POLLUANTES ET A ECONOMISER L'ENERGIE DANS DES MOTEURS A COMBUSTION D'HYDROCARBURES
(51) International Patent Classification (IPC):
  • F02M 27/04 (2006.01)
  • B60K 15/00 (2006.01)
(72) Inventors (Country):
  • KIM, CHUL HEE (Canada)
  • KIM, CHANG SOO (Canada)
(73) Owners (Country):
  • KIM, CHUL HEE (Canada)
(71) Applicants (Country):
  • KIM, CHUL HEE (Canada)
  • KIM, MEE HYO (Canada)
(74) Agent: NA
(45) Issued: 2015-08-11
(22) Filed Date: 2010-09-10
(41) Open to Public Inspection: 2012-03-10
Examination requested: 2014-05-13
(30) Availability of licence: N/A
(30) Language of filing: English

English Abstract

A device submersed into the fuel tank of motor vehicles with liquid-hydrocarbon internal-combustion engines for reducing polluting emissions and saving energy, characterized in that there are generated, in combination, magnetic fields and far infrared electromagnetic waves which spread inside the fuel and interact with the molecules of the hydrocarbons and temporarily modify their structure so that they can be easily vaporized. This temporary modification of the hydrocarbons' molecular structure is obtained by energising said molecules through the energy associated to said far infrared rays under the action of said magnetic fields.


French Abstract

Un dispositif immergé dans le réservoir de carburant de véhicules à moteur à combustion interne dhydrocarbures liquides et destiné à réduire les émissions polluantes et à économiser lénergie, se caractérise par le fait quil génère des champs magnétiques associés à des ondes électromagnétiques dinfrarouge lointain. Ces champs magnétiques et ces ondes électromagnétiques, qui se propagent dans le carburant, interagissent avec les molécules dhydrocarbures et modifient, de façon temporaire, leur structure de sorte que les molécules dhydrocarbures peuvent sévaporer facilement. On obtient cette modification temporaire de la structure moléculaire des hydrocarbures par excitation desdites molécules par lénergie associée auxdits rayonnements infrarouges lointains sous laction desdits champs magnétiques.


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1. A submersed device for reducing the polluting emissions and saving energy
in motor vehicles
having liquid-hydrocarbon internal-combustion engines, characterized in that
there are
generated, in combination, magnetic fields and far infrared electromagnetic
waves which spread
inside the fuel and interact with the molecules of a hydrocarbons and
temporarily modify their
structure so that they can be more easily vaporized, the temporary
modification of an
hydrocarbons' molecular structure being obtained by energising the same
molecules through an
energy associated to said far infrared rays under the action of said magnetic
fields, and this
device, is provided, in combination, a perforated tube (3) in which a complex
assembly is located
inside a sock (7) made of ceramic cotton and put inside a ceramic filter
formed by a metal net
(8), said assembly including a central copper wire (9) provided at its middle
with a diode (10)
soldered thereto and put with its whole length inside a conduct formed by a
plurality of sleeves
(4) made of ceramic material alternated to ring-shaped permanent magnets (6),
balls (5) made of
ceramic material being located outside said sleeves (4) and magnets (6).
2. The device of claim 1, characterized in that copper wire (9), sleeves (4),
magnets (6) and balls
(5) are electrically connected to one another.
3. The device of any one of claims 1 or 2, characterized in that said
perforated metal tube (3) is
closed at its both ends by two caps (2), the continuity of an electric
connection between ceramic
cotton, metal net and external perforated cylinder also guaranteeing an
electric connection
between the electric connection and copper wire (9) on which diode (10) is
placed.
4. The device of any one of claims 1 to 3, characterized in that an emissions
of far infrared rays
which energise the molecules of: the fuel are originated by a synergical
action of permanent
magnets (6), the ceramic material contained inside sleeves (4) and balls (5)
as well as a kinetic
energy of the fuel during the running of the vehicle, and a current generated
in the device by the
ions inside a fuel.
5. The device of any one of claims 1 to 4, characterized in that an external
perforated tube (3) is
made of bronze and silver-plated, a choice of such materials having the dual
function of
preventing rust from being formed and increasing a purifying effect towards
aggressive external
agents.

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6. The device of any one of claims 1 to 5, characterized in that metal net (8)
is sprayed with a
ceramic composition and has the function of keeping all of an elements
contained in its interior
in a right position.
7. The device of any one of claims 1 to 6, characterized in that the cotton
sock (7) aiming at both
preventing external agents from entering the device and spreading the emitted
waves has a very
strong and unalterable weaving, and is provided with an inner layer that is
soaked with platinum
powder during a final phase of weaving.
8. The device of any one of claims 1 to 7, characterized in that a magnet
rings (6) are made of
permanent magnetic material formed by rare earth such as samarium (Sm) and
cobalt (Co).
9. The device of any one of claims 1 to 8, characterized in that said
permanent magnets (6)
interact synergically with sleeves (4) and balls (5) of ceramic material and
increase the emission
of electromagnetic waves in a far infrared field so as to promote their
spreading.
10. The device of any one of claims 1 to 9, characterized in that sleeves (4)
of ceramic material
are made by moulding and then baking for many hours at the temperature of
about 1200°C, such
ceramic being baked six times and then cooled by natural air.
11. The device of any one of claims 1 to 10, characterized in that said
ceramic balls (5) are made
by moulding and baking at a temperature of 500-600°C, their main
function being that of
extending the effects of ceramic sleeves (4) to the whole device.
12. The device of any one of claims 1 to 11, characterized in that the ceramic
materials used for
sleeves (4) and balls (5) mainly include SiC, TiO 2, Cr2 0 3 Al2 0 3, Fe.
13. The device of any one of claims 1 to 12, characterized in that said
sleeves (4) and said balls
(5) are made by a manufacturing method including substantially the following
steps;
- providing a mixture by: spraying liquid on the parts to be mixed;
- drying

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- moulding (by compression)
- baking;
- final shaping and cleaning;
- packaging.
14. The device of any one of claims 1 to 13, characterized in that it is
placed in a fuel tank so as
to hang inside therein and is connected to a wire (1) which is provided with a
hinge member.
15. The device of any one of claims 1 to 14, characterized in that the complex
chains of carbon
and hydrogen atoms characterizing fuels such as gasoline or diesel oil are
broken by a composite
wave which is being generated, said chains being interrupted at their carbon-
carbon bonds and
hydrogen-hydrogen bonds giving rise to chains which are more suitable for a
better combustion.
16. The device of any one of claims 1 to 15, characterized in that, when the
fuel inside a fuel
tank is shaken by the vehicle's movement, a static electric charges produced
inside are
transferred to diode (10) through central copper wire (9) in order that the
electric charges
accumulate between the conduct formed by ceramic sleeves (4), ring magnets
(6), and diode (10)
acting as an electrode, said diode (10) helping to concentrate the flow of the
electromagnetic
waves, and further causing the production of far infrared waves to be
maintained.
17. The device of any one of claims 1 to 16, characterized in that said
ceramic sleeves (4) emit
far infrared waves and balls (5) help to spread waves.
18. The device of any one of claims 1 to 17, characterized in that said change
of a molecular
structure of the fuel causes a weakening of a reciprocal molecular
aggregation, giving rise to a
better as well as greater permeation of the oxygen between the molecules of
the hydrocarbons.
19. The device of any one of claims 1 to 18, characterized in that it can be
applied without
modifications to any motor vehicle burning liquid hydrocarbons since only a
minimum
oscillation movement of the vehicle is requested, such movement being given by
the movement
of the vehicles or, in case of engines of still devices, by the vibrations
produced during the
operation thereof.

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20. The device of any one of claims 1 to 19, characterized in that a far
infrared rays which are
being emitted are electromagnetic waves having a wave length from 25 to 1000
µm.


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(22) Filed 2010-09-10
(41) Open to Public Inspection 2012-03-10
Examination Requested 2014-05-13
(45) Issued 2015-08-11

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Filing $200.00 2010-09-10
Maintenance Fee - Application - New Act 2 2012-09-10 $50.00 2012-04-17
Maintenance Fee - Application - New Act 3 2013-09-10 $50.00 2013-06-27
Request for Examination $400.00 2014-05-13
Maintenance Fee - Application - New Act 4 2014-09-10 $50.00 2014-07-22
Final $300.00 2015-06-02
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