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International Journal of Rotating Machinery
Volume 2011, Article ID 516128, 13 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/516128
Research Article

Blade by Blade Tip Clearance Measurement

Flakt Woods Limited, Axial Way, Colchester, Essex, CO4 5ZD, UK

Received 31 December 2010; Accepted 20 June 2011

Academic Editor: Meinhard Taher Schobeiri

Copyright © 2011 A. G. Sheard. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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