The problems of early oil-lubricated stern tube bearings and seals are reviewed. Modern designs for sealings and stern tube, lineshaft and tilting-pad journal bearings are described with examples of recent installations. The improved performance of these new designs is discussed, from both the technical and the economic points of view.

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    Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation

    30 Church Street
    New York, NY  United States  10007
  • Publication Date: 1970-9

Media Info

  • Pagination: p. 82-83
  • Serial:
    • Marine Engineering/Log
    • Volume: 75
    • Issue Number: 10
    • Publisher: New York: Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corp.
    • ISSN: 0732-5460

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00019113
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Engineering Index
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Oct 29 1971 12:00AM