trailed shaft

17:51 Dec 29, 2008
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Tech/Engineering - Mechanics / Mech Engineering
English term or phrase: trailed shaft

Exercise prudent control of **locked-and trailed-shaft** operations to preserve the life of the propulsion turbines

3 +1Rear-end positioned shaft
Shai Navé

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Rear-end positioned shaft

I'm not sure, but I assume that his might refer to a shaft the is placed on the rear end of the turbine.

Shai Navé
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agree  Gary D: some turbines have the generator attached, others are remote of the turbine via a shaft.
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