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Industrial Lubrication and Tribology

ISSN: 0036-8792

Online from: 1948

Subject Area: Mechanical & Materials Engineering

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Aircraft Wheel Bearing Failures … Why?

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Title:Aircraft Wheel Bearing Failures … Why?
Author(s):E.B. PALMER
Citation:E.B. PALMER, (1961) "Aircraft Wheel Bearing Failures … Why?", Industrial Lubrication and Tribology, Vol. 13 Iss: 6, pp.20 - 24
Article type:General review
DOI:10.1108/eb052667 (Permanent URL)
Publisher:MCB UP Ltd
Abstract:RECENT post-accident investigations of an alarming number of wheel bearing failures in high performance aircraft have emphasized the need for a comprehensive and workable procedure for handling these bearings and bearing grease seals to eliminate these accidents.

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