TITLE

Shaft-Crack Detection

PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
Nuclear Plant Journal;May/Jun2003, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the announcement by the Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) that use of torsional vibration detection and characterization technology to detect cracks in blades and shafts had been investigated. Objective of demonstrating the feasibility of using torsional vibration as a diagnostic method for shaft-crack detection and monitoring in nuclear plant rotating equipment.
ACCESSION #
10015948

 

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