1566. Dynamic compensation of rotating blades imbalance

V. Augutis1, D. Vainilavičius2, M. Malcius3

Kaunas University of Technology, Department of Electronics Engineering, Kaunas, Lithuania

1Corresponding author

E-mail: 1vygantas.augutis@ktu.lt, 2darius.vainilavicius@ktu.edu, 3marius.malcius@ktu.edu

(Received 26 May 2014; received in revised form 15 July 2014; accepted 10 September 2014)

Abstract. The purpose of this paper is to research an effect of factors that are creating an imbalance of fan rotating blades and to estimate the possibility of compensation for this parasitic effect. For this purpose the measurement system including hardware and software was developed. Measurements of vibrations and dynamic pressure of rotating two-blades fan, blades profile and lift force parameters at various rotation speed were performed. This paper presents compensation possibilities when mechanical and aerodynamic imbalance occurs.

Keywords: rotor, blade, vibrations, pressure, imbalance.


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Cite this article

Augutis V., Vainilavičius D., Malcius M. Dynamic compensation of rotating blades imbalance. Journal of Vibroengineering, Vol. 17, Issue 2, 2015, p. 949‑956.


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