Dynamic mechanism modeling for dual-impulse behavior excited by a spall on outer race of ball bearing
Mao Lin Luo1, Yu Guo2
Kunming University of Science and Technology, Kunming, 650500, China
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Abstract. Fatigure in rolling element bearings results in spalling of the raceways or rolling elements which is the most common bearing fault. The size of the spalling area, however, has close relationship with dual-impulse behavior produced by a localized surface spall. Based on the Hertzian contact theory and investigation of the excitation mechanism of dual-impulse behavior excited by a localized surface spall, a new coupled non-linear dynamic model of the ball bearing with a localized surface spall on outer race is developed, which considers the time-varying displacement and contact force excitation. The solution to the differential equations is obtained applying the Runge-Kutta numerical integral method. The time interval of dual-impulse behavior is investigated in this paper. Comparisons of the stimulated and theoretical results and the experimental and theoretical results show the effectiveness of the proposed model.
Keywords: localized surface spall, rolling element bearing, dual-impulse behavior, dynamic modeling.
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Luo Mao Lin, Guo Yu Dynamic mechanism modeling for dual‑impulse behavior excited by a spall on outer race of ball bearing. Vibroengineering PROCEDIA, Vol. 14, 2017, p. 57‑63.
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