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Self Compensating Centrifugal Governor Pads

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000055028D
Original Publication Date: 1980-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-13

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Irving, WF Wolfe, FW [+details]

Abstract

This design has the ability to compensate for an initial torque increase experienced on governors using felt pads running against a plastic drum surface. The result is a more stable and consistent torque output of the governor.