Accession Number : ADD009227

Title :   Fixture for Aligning Shafts for Connection.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Hall,John W

Report Date : 29 Dec 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The patent concerns a fixture for use in mounting an accessory on the frame of an engine or machine and adapted for adjustments for aligning a shaft of the accessory with a power take-off shaft of the machine. The fixture comprises a housing in two parts, one of which is adapted for attachment to the frame of the engine and the other is adapted to receive the accessory. The housing includes means for angularly and laterally positioning the accessory shaft for aligning it in concentricity with the power take-off shaft.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Housings, *Alignment, *Shafts(Machine elements), *Aircraft engines, Frames, Attachment, Mounts, Positioning devices(Machinery), Inventions

Subject Categories : Jet and Gas Turbine Engines

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE