Accession Number : ADD005848

Title :   Turbomachine Balance Correction System.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Teimeo,Robert P

Report Date : 12 Jan 1979

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : A balance system for rotating turbomachinery and other rotating devices is provided wherein balance correction is obtained by snap rings having both an intentional eccentricity of their center of mass and discrete peripheral features which are adapted to be received in corresponding recesses in the machinery. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Balance, *Turbomachinery, Shafts(Machine elements), Eccentricity, Slip rings, Mass, Corrections

Subject Categories : Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE