HIGH PERFORMANCE EPICYCLIC GEARS FOR GAS TURBINES

The history and explanation of hte Cinti-BHS load equalisation system for epicyclic gears is discussed in detail, Equations for relating gearbox size and weight are presented for parallel shaft and epicyclic gears. A derivation for the maximum ratio for the number of planets is also included.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Presented at the Gas Turbine and Fluids Engineering Conference, New Orleans, March 21-25, 1976.
  • Corporate Authors:

    American Society of Mechanical Engineers

    Two Park Avenue
    New York, NY  USA  10016-5990
  • Authors:
    • Imwalle, D E
  • Publication Date: 1976

Media Info

  • Features: References;
  • Pagination: 11 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00165263
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: British Ship Research Association
  • Report/Paper Numbers: Proceeding
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Nov 23 1977 12:00AM