(19)
(11)EP 3 184 843 A3

(12)EUROPEAN PATENT APPLICATION

(88)Date of publication A3:
16.08.2017 Bulletin 2017/33

(43)Date of publication A2:
28.06.2017 Bulletin 2017/26

(21)Application number: 16204882.1

(22)Date of filing:  16.12.2016
(51)Int. Cl.: 
F16D 55/36  (2006.01)
(84)Designated Contracting States:
AL AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HR HU IE IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MK MT NL NO PL PT RO RS SE SI SK SM TR
Designated Extension States:
BA ME
Designated Validation States:
MA MD

(30)Priority: 21.12.2015 US 201514976241

(71)Applicant: Goodrich Corporation
Charlotte, NC 28217-4578 (US)

(72)Inventor:
  • ROOK, Todd
    Tipp City, OH Ohio 45371 (US)

(74)Representative: Iceton, Greg James 
Dehns St Bride's House 10 Salisbury Square
London EC4Y 8JD
London EC4Y 8JD (GB)

  


(54)MULTIPART TORQUE BAR FOR VIBRATION SUPPRESSION


(57) A multipart torque bar (110) is provided. Multipart torque bar may comprise an outer torque bar body (330), an inner torque bar body (320), a mounting hole, and a connecting end. Outer torque bar body (330) may be configured to comprise a groove (335), wherein the inner torque bar body (320) may removably insert within the groove (335). Multipart torque bars of the present disclosure can exhibit improved characteristics, such as improved vibration damping.