1967-02-01

Present Needs of Gas Turbine Control Systems and Predictions for the Future 670141

This paper examines the power control system requirements of small industrial gas turbines of free turbine design. Among the known needs of present engines are closed loop turbine inlet temperature control, compressor surge detection, and power limiting. Discussion of preliminary concepts and studies is presented as a challenge to the accessory manufacturer to develop improved, lower cost systems for future engines.

SAE MOBILUS

Subscribers can view annotate, and download all of SAE's content. Learn More »

Access SAE MOBILUS »

Members save up to 43% off list price.
Login to see discount.
Special Offer: Purchase more aerospace standards and aerospace material specifications and save! AeroPaks off a customized subscription plan that lets you pay for just the documents that you need, when you need them.
X