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BS 3853

1966 Edition, March 23, 1966

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Specification for mechanical balancing of marine main turbine machinery

Includes all amendments and changes through Change/Amendment , March 23, 1966

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Superseded By: BS 5265-1

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W/D S/S BY BS 5265-1, -2 AND -3
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Product Details:

  • Revision: 1966 Edition, March 23, 1966
  • Published Date: March 23, 1966
  • Status: Superseded By:
  • Superseded By: BS 5265-1
  • Document Language: English
  • Published By: British Standards Institution (BSI)
  • Page Count: 0
  • ANSI Approved: No
  • DoD Adopted: No

Description / Abstract:

For rotors of marine main propulsion turbines (maximum design operational speed 9000 rev/min), associated reduction gear elements, couplings and torsion shafts; excluding propeller shafting. Methods of balancing (both static and dynamic), determination of maximum permissible unbalance, calculation of the magnitude of unbalance forces, worked examples.