Installation and assembly device and method of using

PDF Version Also Available for Download.

Description

The present invention relates to an installation and assembly device and method for facilitating the fitup of mating components during blind or remote installation and assembly, especially where close fitup tolerances are involved. The present invention is particularly useful for the purpose of facilitating vertical and/or radial relative positioning of a pump impeller within a mating inlet nozzle during a blind assembly wherein actual fitup cannot be observed during installation. The information within identifies just one successful application of the installation and assembly alignment device for a pump. The device, however, is not solely limited to pump assembly but can ... continued below

Physical Description

30 p.

Creation Information

Kolsun, G.J. December 31, 1995.

Context

This patent is part of the collection entitled: Office of Scientific & Technical Information Technical Reports and was provided by UNT Libraries Government Documents Department to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this patent can be viewed below.

Who

People and organizations associated with either the creation of this patent or its content.

Author

Sponsor

Publisher

  • Bettis Atomic Power Laboratory
    Publisher Info: Bettis Atomic Power Lab., West Mifflin, PA (United States)
    Place of Publication: West Mifflin, Pennsylvania

Provided By

UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Serving as both a federal and a state depository library, the UNT Libraries Government Documents Department maintains millions of items in a variety of formats. The department is a member of the FDLP Content Partnerships Program and an Affiliated Archive of the National Archives.

Contact Us

What

Descriptive information to help identify this patent. Follow the links below to find similar items on the Digital Library.

Description

The present invention relates to an installation and assembly device and method for facilitating the fitup of mating components during blind or remote installation and assembly, especially where close fitup tolerances are involved. The present invention is particularly useful for the purpose of facilitating vertical and/or radial relative positioning of a pump impeller within a mating inlet nozzle during a blind assembly wherein actual fitup cannot be observed during installation. The information within identifies just one successful application of the installation and assembly alignment device for a pump. The device, however, is not solely limited to pump assembly but can be used in other cases where fitup of a sleeve inside a mating bore is required under conditions of close tolerance during a blind or remote assembly. The device is likewise not limited to circular configurations but can be used for many other shapes or configurations. Any material that can be machined and hold reasonably close tolerances can be used for the device. Also, because the sleeve position is adjusted by set screws or bolts, the concentricity can be radially biased, if required, to achieve particular alignment conditions.

Physical Description

30 p.

Notes

OSTI as DE97009519

Source

  • Other Information: PBD: 1995

Language

Item Type

Identifier

Unique identifying numbers for this patent in the Digital Library or other systems.

  • Other: DE97009519
  • Report No.: PATENTS-US--A8433286
  • Grant Number: AC11-76PN00014
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 555296
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc694718

Collections

This patent is part of the following collection of related materials.

Office of Scientific & Technical Information Technical Reports

Reports, articles and other documents harvested from the Office of Scientific and Technical Information.

Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI) is the Department of Energy (DOE) office that collects, preserves, and disseminates DOE-sponsored research and development (R&D) results that are the outcomes of R&D projects or other funded activities at DOE labs and facilities nationwide and grantees at universities and other institutions.

What responsibilities do I have when using this patent?

When

Dates and time periods associated with this patent.

Creation Date

  • December 31, 1995

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Aug. 14, 2015, 8:43 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • May 16, 2016, 3:56 p.m.

Usage Statistics

When was this patent last used?

Yesterday: 0
Past 30 days: 0
Total Uses: 4

Interact With This Patent

Here are some suggestions for what to do next.

Start Viewing

PDF Version Also Available for Download.

Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Kolsun, G.J. Installation and assembly device and method of using, patent, December 31, 1995; West Mifflin, Pennsylvania. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc694718/: accessed December 11, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.