Accession Number : AD0664663

Title :   STUDY OF HELICOPTER GEAR LUBRICATION.

Descriptive Note : Quarterly progress rept. no. 2, Sep-Nov 67,

Corporate Author : SHELL OIL CO WOOD RIVER ILL RESEARCH LAB

Personal Author(s) : Bailey,Donald R. ; Beaubien,Stewart J.

Report Date : NOV 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : The report describes work in the field of helicopter gear lubrication generally, and surface fatigue and fatigue-related phenonena specifically. The performance of several lubricant additives were evaluated in low-speed gear studies and in simulated gear-tooth contacts. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*HELICOPTERS, GEARS), (*GEARS, LUBRICATION), (*LUBRICANTS, HELICOPTERS), ESTERS, LUBRICANT ADDITIVES, SULFUR COMPOUNDS, OLEIC ACID, FATIGUE(MECHANICS), CHLORINE COMPOUNDS, WAXES, WEAR RESISTANCE, FRICTION, SIMULATION

Subject Categories : Helicopters
      Lubricants and Hydraulic Fluids

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE