Accession Number : ADD012466

Title :   Flameholder with Removable Flameholder Attachments.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Kushnick,Steven B ; Eichhorn,Gunther

Report Date : 17 Jun 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : This patent discloses an improved flameholder which has a plurality of flameholder attachments removably mounted in cutouts in the downstream edge of a shroud of the flameholder. Each attachment includes a support plate which fits into one of the cutouts and a plurality of fan gutter flameholding elements rigidly mounted on the plate. A slip joint links the plate to the shroud and stiffeners which are fastened together connect each flameholding element to the shroud.

Descriptors :   *PATENTS, *GAS TURBINES, *AFTERBURNERS, *FLAME HOLDERS, ATTACHMENT, EDGES, SUPPORTS, PLATES, JOINTS, STIFFNESS, FASTENINGS, EXHAUST NOZZLES

Subject Categories : Combustion and Ignition
      Jet and Gas Turbine Engines

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE