Patent Number: 8,714,921

Title: Fan shroud with modular vane sets

Abstract: A fan shroud with modular vane members for a cooling system. A plurality of modular vane set members are positioned around the inner surface of the fan shroud ring, each of the modular vane set members having a plurality of vane members. The modularity provides flexibility and versatility for the fan shroud and corresponding efficiencies in costs and manufacturing.

Inventors: Tembreull; Thomas M. (Homer, MI), Taylor; Kevin M. (Parma, MI)

Assignee: BorgWarner Inc.

International Classification: F01D 5/08 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/06/12018