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Title: Compressor wheel assembly for turbochargers

Abstract

In a turbocharger having a housing, this patent describes: a rotatable shaft having a threaded end; bearing means for rotatably mounting the shaft to the housing; a boreless turbine wheel secured to an end of the shaft opposite the threaded end; a boreless compressor wheel having a boreless hub supporting a circumferentially arranged array of impeller blades; and an attachment member mounted on the hub generally at one axial end thereof in a position generally centered on a central axis of the hub. The attachment member includes means for attachment to the threaded end of the shaft.

Inventors:
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
5897365
Patent Number(s):
US 4705463
Assignee:
Garrett Corp., Los Angeles, CA
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: Filed date 6 Jun 1986
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
33 ADVANCED PROPULSION SYSTEMS; TURBOCHARGERS; WHEELS; BEARINGS; DESIGN; FINS; INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES; SHAFTS; THREADED JOINTS; COMPRESSORS; ENGINES; HEAT ENGINES; JOINTS; MACHINE PARTS; SUPERCHARGERS; 330100* - Internal Combustion Engines

Citation Formats

Joco, F M. Compressor wheel assembly for turbochargers. United States: N. p., 1987. Web.
Joco, F M. Compressor wheel assembly for turbochargers. United States.
Joco, F M. Tue . "Compressor wheel assembly for turbochargers". United States.
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abstractNote = {In a turbocharger having a housing, this patent describes: a rotatable shaft having a threaded end; bearing means for rotatably mounting the shaft to the housing; a boreless turbine wheel secured to an end of the shaft opposite the threaded end; a boreless compressor wheel having a boreless hub supporting a circumferentially arranged array of impeller blades; and an attachment member mounted on the hub generally at one axial end thereof in a position generally centered on a central axis of the hub. The attachment member includes means for attachment to the threaded end of the shaft.},
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year = {1987},
month = {11}
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