Axial Gap Seal For Rotating Shaft
Original Publication Date: 1979-Jul-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-20
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.