Plain Bearings

Plain Bearings : Energy Efficiency and Design - Papers Presented at a Seminar Organized by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, and Held at the Institution of Mechanical Engineers on 10 November 1992

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Contains papers presented at a seminar organized by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, and held there on November 10, 1992. Subjects covered include a finite element model for profile bore bearings, partially-grooved steadily-loaded journal bearings and a thrust bearing design study.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 94 pages
  • 200 x 250mm | 363g
  • Professional Engineering Publishing
  • Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
  • 0852988249
  • 9780852988244

Table of contents

A finite element model for profile bore bearings and its verification, D.T. Gethin; a design study of partially grooved steadily loaded journal bearings, C.K.K. Lai and C.M. Taylor; a theoretical and experimental study of thermal effects in a plain circular steadily loaded journal bearing, M.T. Ma and C.M. Taylor; the influence of pivot location on the performance of tilting-pad thrust bearings, P.B. Neal and M.A.M. Soliman; performance evaluation of the LEG tilting pad journal bearing, K. Brockwell et al; frictional losses in a spherical hydrodynamic journal bearing, I.A. Craighead and P.S. Leung; the effect of increasing fuel costs on the optimum design of a large turbine generator journal bearing, T.S. Wilkinson et al; energy costs reduction in tilting pad thrust bearings, J.E.L. Simmons and S.D. Advani; water lubricated ceramic thrust bearing - design study, G.S. Ritchie.
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