Patent Number: 8,720,898

Title: Seal assembly and method

Abstract: A corner seal assembly for a rotor of a rotary engine, the assembly comprising a pair of corner seal elements, each seal element of the pair being arranged to provide a seal between the rotor and a respective one of a pair of opposed end faces of the rotary engine, the seals being arranged to be resiliently coupled to one another whereby the seals exert substantially the same force on each one of the pair of opposed end faces.

Inventors: Shires; Timothy (Sutton Coldfield, GB)

Assignee: IP Consortium Limited

International Classification: F16J 15/34 (20060101); F01C 19/10 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/13/12018