Accession Number:

ADD005248

Title:

Accommodating Device for Thermal Transient Expansions.

Descriptive Note:

Patent,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-05-16

Pagination or Media Count:

5.0

Abstract:

An accommodating device for thermal transient expansions in an expander engine wherein a configured valve support includes a spring-nut arrangement for controlling and minimizing the force changes due to the temperature variations of the valve because of the hot gases passing therethrough. This results in a consistent valve performance. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Jet and Gas Turbine Engines
  • Reciprocating and Rotating Engines

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE