Accession Number : ADD009017

Title :   Turbomachine Balance Correction System.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Tameo,Robert P

Report Date : 13 Oct 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 4

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 :   *Patents, *Gas turbine rotors, *Gas turbines, *Balance, Inventions, Rings, Mass, Eccentricity, Corrections, Aircraft engines, Turbomachinery, Rotation

Subject Categories : Hydraulic and Pneumatic Equipment
      Mechanics
      Jet and Gas Turbine Engines

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE