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Title: 'GRC1.5': Uptower Gearbox Testing to Investigate Bearing Axial Cracking

This presentation focuses on the investigation of bearing axial cracking using the GRC1.5 uptower gearbox. Topics covered include the testing options considered, the project goal, and current and near-term activities.
Authors:
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1243026
Report Number(s):
NREL/PR-5000-65738
DOE Contract Number:
AC36-08GO28308
Resource Type:
Conference
Resource Relation:
Conference: Presented at the Drivetrain Reliability Workshop, 16 February 2016, Golden, Colorado
Research Org:
NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Golden, CO (United States))
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE), Wind and Water Technologies Office (EE-4W)
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
17 WIND ENERGY Gearbox Reliability Collaborative (GRC); bearing axial cracking; testing; uptower; NREL; NWTC