Accession Number:

ADD018406

Title:

Cavitation Suppressing Ducted Propeller System.

Descriptive Note:

Patent, Filed 13 Aug 62, patented 28 Jan 97,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1997-01-28

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

This invention relates to a device for use with a ducted propeller system for suppressing gap cavitation between a moving rotor tip and duct wall and more particularly to means for supplying fluid to a ducted propeller whereby cavitation or the noise resulting there from may be eliminated.

Subject Categories:

  • Marine Engineering
  • Acoustics
  • Jet and Gas Turbine Engines

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE