Failure analysis of input shaft of SpringerLink
Thermal power plants mostly employ bowl mills to crush coal which in turn is used in the boiler for generating steam. These bowl mills encounter failures with respect to grinding components and/or other accessories. In the recent times, fretting failure is assuming more significance with respect to failure of the bowl mill components.
Author: M. Swamy, C. R. Prasad, M. S. Rawat, P. V. Ramaulu