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An Investigation of “Diaphragm” Type Thrust Bearings—Part I: Experiment

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A. K. Tieu

Australian Iron and Steel Company, Port Kembla, N. S. W.

J. of Lubrication Tech 97(4), 570-576 (Oct 01, 1975) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3452683 History: Received June 16, 1975; Online October 18, 2010

Abstract

The performance of two types of hydrodynamic thrust bearings, namely the diaphragm tilting thrust pad and the diaphragm stepped thrust pad, is investigated experimentally under low- and high-speed conditions. The outlet film thickness and coefficient of friction of these diaphragm thrust pads are then correlated with computed results.

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