Rolls Royce/Allison 501-K Gas Turbine Antifouling Compressor Coatings Evaluation

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Daniel E. Caguiat

Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division, Gas Turbine Emerging Technologies, Code 9334, Phildelphia, PA 19112

J. Turbomach 125(3), 482-488 (Aug 27, 2003) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1573665 History: Received October 31, 2001; Online August 27, 2003
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Salt spray nozzle flow rate versus air and water pressures
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Median volume diameter versus air pressure for salt nozzles
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Sermalon coating cross section
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Sermaflow S-4000 cross section
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Compressor casing coated with Sermatel 6F-1
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Stages 1 and 2 coated with 962/1140
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Inlet guide vanes and compressor blades coated with Sermaflow S-4000
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Fuel flow versus salt intake
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Adiabatic efficiency change versus salt intake
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Compressor efficiency comparison



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