Accession Number:

ADA038109

Title:

Foil Bearing Investigation.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Jul 70-30 Sep 76,

Corporate Author:

AMPEX CORP REDWOOD CITY CALIF RESEARCH AND ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY DIV

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-12-31

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

Foil bearing research performed at Ampex under ONR sponsorship is summarized. Theoretical and experimental effort has been carried out in three areas development of analytical and experimental techniques applicable to foil bearings, as well as to other fields application of foil bearings for support of high speed rotating machinery and application of foil bearings in magnetic recording. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Machinery and Tools
  • Recording and Playback Devices

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE