The Effects of Inlet Box Aerodynamics on the Mechanical Performance of a Variable Pitch in Motion Fan

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Sheard, A. G. (2012)
  • Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  • Journal: Advances in Acoustics and Vibration (issn: 1687-6261, eissn: 1687-627X)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1155/2012/278082
  • Subject: Acoustics. Sound | QC221-246 | Article Subject

This paper describes research involving an in-service failure of a “variable pitch in motion” fan’s blade bearing. Variable pitch in motion fans rotate at a constant speed, with the changing blade angle varying the load. A pitch-change mechanism facilitates the change i... View more
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