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Axial Gap Seal For Rotating Shaft

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000067367D
Original Publication Date: 1979-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-20

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Treseder, RC [+details]

Abstract

The figure shows a sealing arrangement for a shaft which extends through a bearing member between a high pressure area and a low pressure area. Shaft 5, as shown, extends from an area of high pressure 6 through a seal and bearing arrangement 7 to an area of low pressure 8. The bearing and seal arrangement 7 permits rotation of shaft 5 relative to the stationary frame enclosure 10.