High-Temperature Lubrication Systems for Ring/Liner Applications in Advanced Heat Engines.
Interim rept. Oct 84-Jul 85,
SOUTHWEST RESEARCH INST SAN ANTONIO TX BELVOIR FUELS AND LUBRICANTS RESEARCH FACILITY
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An assessment of tribological requirements in upper-cylinder area of advanced high-temperature engines was made in terms of critical components and their operating conditions. The ring-liner applications are the most severe since they have high temperature 800 F and large number of sliding cycles 10 to the 8th power - 10 to the 10th power. This report explores and evaluates various high-temperature tribological systems lubricants, materials and lubricant delivery or supply systems for high-temperature ring-liner applications. Keywords Solid lubricants Low heat rejection engines Friction Wear Composite materials Displacement engines Gas turbine engines. Author
- Lubricants and Hydraulic Fluids
- Jet and Gas Turbine Engines
- Reciprocating and Rotating Engines