|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||184/62 ; 184/64|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 17 인용 특허 : 4|
A lubrication system comprises a chamber adapted to contain a lubricant and a duct to convey lubricant from the chamber to the apparatus to be lubricated. A pipe is adapted to introduce air into the lubricant flowing through the duct so that for a given flow rate through the duct the rate at which lubricant is withdrawn from the chamber is reduced when compared with the rate when no air is introduced into the lubricant flow.
A tank suitable for holding a lubricant and adapted to comprise a portion of a lubrication system comprising first and second baffles respectively adapted to divide the interior of said tank into first, second and third series interconnected chambers, each adapted to contain said lubricant, an inlet adapted to supply a mixture of a gas and a lubricant to said first chamber, outlet duct means adapted to withdraw lubricant from said third chamber and venting means having an outlet through which said gas present in said first chamber is vented, said baffles...