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1. (WO2018178633) TURBOGENERATOR ROTOR LOCK

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/178633    International Application No.:    PCT/GB2018/050730
Publication Date: Fri Oct 05 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Thu Mar 22 00:59:59 CET 2018
IPC: F01D 21/00
F01D 25/28
Applicants: BOWMAN POWER GROUP LIMITED
Inventors: FALLON, Robert
SMITH, James
SZYMKO, Shinri
Title: TURBOGENERATOR ROTOR LOCK
Abstract:
A turbogenerator rotor lock (1) is described, the turbogenerator rotor lock (1) including a head portion (10) and a locking portion (20, 21), wherein the locking portion (20,21) extends from the head portion (10) to engage with a turbogenerator rotor to prevent its rotation. In this way, a simplified apparatus for locking a turbogenerator rotor in position is provided, allowing the prime mover to continue operation in the event of a turbogenerator system (1000) failure