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USS Rampage

This example shows how SSS Clutches can be used for marine starting applications. The clutch is a replacement for the previous ratchet clutch on the air starter for a gas turbine generator set.

 

FIG A: Shows the 45T SSS Clutch installed onboard DDG-​1, USS Rampage.

 

FIG B: Shows the locked access plate removed, and a turning tool being inserted into the clutch.

 

FIG C: Shows the tool rotating the gas turbine for boroscopic inspection.

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