UPGRADING AUTOMOTIVE GAS TURBINE TECHNOLOGY. AN EXPERIMENTAL EVALUATION OF IMPROVEMENT CONCEPTS

Since the start of the contract the baseline engine has been used to develop and evaluate upgraded engine design concepts such as: The free rotor arrangement, A torque converter lock-up, low emission burners, an integrated electronic control system, ceramic regenerator systems, power augmentation, linerless insulation, low cost turbine wheels, etc. These concept evaluations are discussed. /GMRL/

  • Corporate Authors:

    Society of Automotive Engineers

    400 Commonwealth Drive
    Warrendale, PA  USA  15096
  • Authors:
    • Angell, P R
    • Golec, T
  • Publication Date: 1976-2

Media Info

  • Pagination: 50 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00145273
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: SAE 760280
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: May 31 1977 12:00AM