Accession Number : AD0164296

Title :   Apparatus for Aligning and Arc-Removing Turbine Nozzle Vanes.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Bruner,Russ L. ; Carter,James J.

Report Date : 23 FEB 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : The patent relates to a method and means for precisely aligning a particularly shaped element having a hollow cross-sectional area, in this case an arcuately contoured hollow turbine nozzle vane, with a pair of correspondingly shaped electrodes to permit the vane's precise arc removal without damaging the structure on which the vanes are mounted.

Descriptors :   *Positioning devices(Machinery), *Patents, Turbine blades, Removal, Gas turbines, Alignment

Subject Categories : Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE