Accession Number : ADP010191

Title :   In-Line Oil Debris Monitor (ODM) for the Advanced Tactical Fighter Engine

Corporate Author : GASTOPS LTD GLOUCESTER (ONTARIO)

Personal Author(s) : Muir, Dave ; Howe, Brad

PDF Url : ADP010191

Report Date : APR 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : The development of an in-line, full flow oil debris sensor for the F119-PW-100 Advanced Tactical Fighter Engine is described. The sensor continuously counts and sizes wear metal particles, both ferrous and non-ferrous, in the main oil supply line of the engine. The design requirements, principle of operation, mechanical design features and electronic design features of the sensor are discussed. The performance characteristics of the sensor as measured during development testing are also presented.

Descriptors :   *SYMPOSIA, *AIRCRAFT ENGINES, *LUBRICANTS, DETECTORS, DEBRIS, CANADA, WEAR, TACTICAL AIRCRAFT.

Subject Categories : Aircraft
      Lubricants and Hydraulic Fluids
      Miscellaneous Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE