Accession Number : ADD018693

Title :   Shielded Bearing Lubrication

Descriptive Note : Patent, Filed 19 Nov 96, patented 30 Sep 97

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Wong, Jeffrey A ; Daugherty, Thomas L ; Huntzberry, Gordon D

Report Date : 30 Sep 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : Precise quantities of lubricant from separate reservoirs under automatic control are injected into chambers of housings of shielded rolling element hearings. Separate feed line conduits directly deliver the lubricant to the shielded critical surfaces of such bearings and insure maintenance free operation of machinery with which the bearings are associated.

Descriptors :   *ROLLER BEARINGS, *PATENTS, *SELF LUBRICATION, MAINTAINABILITY, HYDROSTATICS, LUBRICANTS, OIL RESERVOIRS

Subject Categories : Lubricants and Hydraulic Fluids
      Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE