Patent Number: 8,876,472

Title: Turbine wheel having de-tuned blades and including a damper device

Abstract: A turbine wheel including: a plurality of first and second blades, at least one of the first blades being adjacent to at least one of the second blades; a disk presenting an axis of rotation and a periphery having the blades mounted thereat, each of the blades including a head solid with a root engaged in a housing that opens to the periphery of the disk, each of the blades including a keying mechanism including a respective shelf arranged between the head and the root of the blade, the shelves of the first blades presenting an azimuth length different from the azimuth length of the shelves of the second blades; and a damper device arranged at least between the adjacent blades, the damper device being arranged between the shelves of the blades and the periphery of the disk.

Inventors: Dijoud; Marc (Ousse, FR), Ousty; Jean-Philippe (Soumoulou, FR)

Assignee: Turbomeca

International Classification: F01D 5/14 (20060101); F04D 29/38 (20060101); F04D 29/34 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-04 0:00:00