Accession Number : AD0699184

Title :   DESIGN GUIDE FOR HYDROSTATIC AXISYMMETRIC COMPLIANT-SURFACE THRUST BEARINGS.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : COLUMBIA UNIV NEW YORK LUBRICATION RESEARCH LAB

Personal Author(s) : Castelli,V. ; Rightmire,G. K. ; Benjamin,M. K. ; Fuller,D. D.

Report Date : NOV 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 70

Abstract : The design guide presents parameters for a hydrostatic circular thrust bearing with an elastomer-coated surface. Use of the design charts is illustrated by eight examples. Recess pressure, displacement, lubricant flow, and bearing stiffness are the design parameters of particular interest.

Descriptors :   (*ELASTOMERS, THRUST BEARINGS), (*THRUST BEARINGS, DESIGN), RUBBER COATINGS, PLASTIC COATINGS, SURFACE PROPERTIES, LUBRICANTS, FLUID FLOW, FILMS, HYDROSTATIC PRESSURE, MECHANICAL PROPERTIES, LOADS(FORCES), LUBRICATION, DEFLECTION, PERFORMANCE(ENGINEERING)

Subject Categories : Coatings, Colorants and Finishes
      Elastomers and Rubber
      Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE