SquarePak single cells

SQUAREPAK
SINGLE CELLS

DESCRIPTION

SquarePak is a professional single cell for designed for research and experimentation on Proton Electrolyte Membrane fuel cell. SquarePak cells are designed for ease of use and reliable testing results. Mounting pins inside the cells ensure perfect alignment of current collectors, monopolar plates and MEA. Monopolar plates have a 1mm holes to receive thermocouple and voltage sensor.

KEY FEATURES

– Reliable and robust design
– Designed for easy and accurate assembly
– Low internal resistance

PACKAGE INCLUDES

– Monopolar plates with selected flowfields design
– Gold plated current collectors
– Anodized aluminum or stainless steel compression plates with guiding pins
– Integrated heating cartridges
– Type-k thermocouple
– Voltage sense pins
– Gaskets and insulating material
– Gas connectors
– Set of nuts, rods, washers

SquarePak fuel cell

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Available sizes (active area)5, 25, 50, 100cm²
Operating pressure0-3barg
ReactantsH2, MeOH, KOH, reformate… O2, air
Operating temperature180°C max
Monopolar platesFuel cell grade composite graphite
5mm thickness
Available flow field typesSingle serpentine / Multiple serpentine / Parallel / Interdigitated / Column/grid / Custom
Current collectorsCopper with 15µm nickel + 5µm gold coating
Compression platesAnodised aluminium or stainless steel
Heating24V heating cartridges inserted in compression plates
GasketsIntegrated O-ring gaskets or flat gaskets-ready
ACCESSORIES

  • Heating hoses
    Heating hoses

    Maintain reactant gas temperature through dynamic heating/ in-stream measure
    Designed for tight working space around fuel cell test stations

  • 850e fuel cell tester
    850e fuel cell tester

    The 850e fuel cell test station is perfect for single cell testing and can be completed with numerous electrochemical/analysis accessories


  • Torque screw driver and flat wrench
    Item ref. T202

    Ajustable torque: 0.8-2Nm
    Used to assemble the fuel cell with calibrated membrane clamping force

  • EL20W-U electronic load
    EL20W-U

    The best PC software-driven electronic load for testing single cells connected in series up to 3 cells.
    A cost-efficient solution with all the functionnalities integrated in one set.