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Title: Connector tube for a turbine rotor cooling circuit

Abstract

A tubular connector adapted to extend between two tubular components comprising a tubular body having an internal diameter, a first free end including an annular radial flange having a tapered surface adapted to engage a complementary seating surface on a first of the two tubular components, the internal diameter remaining constant through the first free end; and a second free end having an annular bulbous shape adapted to seat within a cylindrical end of a second of the two tubular components.

Inventors:
 [1]
  1. (Cincinnati, OH)
Issue Date:
Research Org.:
General Electric Company (Schenectady, NY)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
958129
Patent Number(s):
6,581,978
Application Number:
09/921,998
Assignee:
General Electric Company (Schenectady, NY) NETL
DOE Contract Number:  
FC21-95MC31176
Resource Type:
Patent
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Li, Ming Cheng. Connector tube for a turbine rotor cooling circuit. United States: N. p., 2003. Web.
Li, Ming Cheng. Connector tube for a turbine rotor cooling circuit. United States.
Li, Ming Cheng. Tue . "Connector tube for a turbine rotor cooling circuit". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/958129.
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abstractNote = {A tubular connector adapted to extend between two tubular components comprising a tubular body having an internal diameter, a first free end including an annular radial flange having a tapered surface adapted to engage a complementary seating surface on a first of the two tubular components, the internal diameter remaining constant through the first free end; and a second free end having an annular bulbous shape adapted to seat within a cylindrical end of a second of the two tubular components.},
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journal = {},
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place = {United States},
year = {2003},
month = {6}
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