Investigation of Vapor-Phase Lubrication in a Gas Turbine Engine

Kenneth W. Van Treuren, D. Neal Barlow, William H. Heiser, Matthew J. Wagner, Nelson H. Forster
1997 Volume 1: Aircraft Engine; Marine; Turbomachinery; Microturbines and Small Turbomachinery   unpublished
The liquid oil lubrication system of current aircraft jet engines accounts for approximately 10-15% of the total weight of the engine. It has long been a koal of the aircraft gas turbine industry to reduce this weight.
doi:10.1115/97-gt-003 fatcat:ani6chlgtvduxbku7cmlqomt6q