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Rotor Burst Protection Program: Phases 6 and 7: Exploratory Experimentation to Provide Data for the Design of Rotor Burst Fragment Containment Rings
NAVAL AIR PROPULSION TEST CENTER PHILADELPHIA PA AERONAUTICAL ENGINE DEPT
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Presented are the results of exploratory experimentation that was conducted in NAPTC Rotor Spin Facility to provide criteria for the design of turbomachine rotor burst fragment containment rings. High-speed photography was used to study containment processes involving freely supported rings of different materials and a variety of rotor and flat disk fragments.
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