By William P. Sanders
Within the moment quantity of his two-book set on turbine steam paths, William P. Sanders, P.Eng., turns his specialist research to fix and refurbishment techniques presently available that may preserve generators working with excessive degrees of availability and superior potency. additionally supplied are information on estimating monetary consequences linked to leakage from broken generators, which may lessen the price of strength. an entire research of caliber and inspection of synthetic parts to switch broken elements is integrated as well.
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17 Turbine Steam Path Maintenance and Repair—Volume Two Fig. 2—The steam turning angle of a nozzle passage. The actual determination of a profile shape is often undertaken by trial and error methods. Engineers in this task gather considerable experience. Computerized systems of detailed design and evaluation have somewhat simplified the assignment, and the engineer is able to achieve greater optimization in establishing suitable geometries for the vane profiles. 2, several factors are worth attention: 18 • The discharge width “Wd” will, as drawn, be formed as the gap between two adjacent profiles.
A similar profile used for vanes of larger radial height-to-mean-diameter ratios employs a vane of constant profile, but one that changes its chord “C” and other principal dimensions along the radial height. 6. ” In this figure the root section is the narrowest at “Wr” and the tip section “Wt” is the widest where “W” is the axial width. Fig. 6—Vanes of constant profile, but reducing chord “C”. 21 Turbine Steam Path Maintenance and Repair—Volume Two In this design the throat “O” is formed on approximately the same, but scaled position of the suction surface, maintaining the same ratio of “O/P” and, therefore, a constant discharge angle along the total radial height.
13—Showing the effect of varying the vane setting angle ‘ ξ’. ” It is also possible with some forms of construction to adjust the vane tilt angle “Ψ” (Fig. 8) from the true radial line. This tilt causes a radial inward pressure on the steam and reduces the radial flow component. It also minimizes the nozzle effect on the downstream side of the vane. It is further possible that the tilt angle will vary along the radial height for those vanes with a compound radial tilt. ” The blade lattice is normally built up by whatever form of construction is used so 31 Turbine Steam Path Maintenance and Repair—Volume Two that the inlet and discharge nose lie in a true tangential plane.