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An Augmented, Small-Parameter Equation for the Squeeze-Film Journal Bearing

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C. L. Strodtman

Lear Siegler, Incorporated, Grand Rapids, Mich.

J. of Lubrication Tech 92(3), 442-449 (Jul 01, 1970) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3451438 History: Received August 14, 1969; Online October 18, 2010

Abstract

The asymptotic gas film equation for the squeeze-film journal bearing is solved for the quadratic and cubic terms in the series expansion in terms of the radial displacement. The load support calculated from this augmented, small parameter equation is compared to calculations from an all numerical procedure. Good agreement is shown to exist for large values of the radial displacement. A method of treating nonuniform excursion of the driving member by a root-mean-square amplitude and a shape factor is also given.

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