Skinner SB18

In turbine applications where rugged and dependable performance with low capital investment is critical to your operation, the wise choice is a Skinner SB18 Single-Stage Steam Turbine.  

Over the years customers have designated Skinner as the driver of choice for their rotating equipment.  As a result, they obtained power solutions for their unique operations within an affordable budget and with prompt delivery schedules.  They gained a steam turbine with maximum system output with optimum use of energy that made them proud of their eco-friendly production achievements while increasing profit margins.   More importantly, we gave them reliability  to help them enhance productivity and boost earnings.   

To date more than 20,000 of our turbines have been built and installed throughout the world providing customers with many years of outstanding operating performance driving pumps, fans, blowers, compressors, mills and electric generators.

Skinner SB18 is a  driver for a majority of pump applications up to 400 horsepower.  Ideally suited for smaller pump, fan or compressor drives and for small electric generator sets.  Its simplicity makes it the preferred driver in this power range.

 

Standard Features

  • Woodward TG-17 oil relay governor.
  • Positive overspeed trip.
  • Antifriction ball bearings
  • Ball thrust with minimum 50,000 L10 rating.
  • Horizontally split case for ease of maintenance.
  • Multiple carbon ring gland seals with stainless steel spacers
  • Foot mount or centerline support system.
  • Large bearing housing with constant level oilers and integral cooling water jackets.
  • Wheel with stainless steel blades.
  • Large efficient nozzles with steel reversing nozzle.
  • Cage guided throttle valve.
  • 17-4 stainless steel turbine shaft.
  • Simplicity of design assures reliability and low maintenance.
  • Positive seating tight shutoff valve
  • Stainless steel strainer.
  • Sentinel warning valve.
  • Condensing or non-condensing.
  • Optional exhaust location.
  • Optional rotation.

Optional Accessories

  • Special Purpose Governors
  • Automatic Remote Start-Up and Shut-Down Systems
  • Forced Feed Lubrication System
  • Safety Shut-Down Systems
  • Hand Valves
  • Steam Seal Piping
  • Special Shaft Extensions
  • Blanket Insulation
  • Baseplate or Sole-Plate
  • Speed Reducing or Increasing Gears
  • Steam Gauges and Thermometers
  • Tachometers
  • Special Materials
  • Electronic Controls
  • Switch-Gear
  • Complete Package Systems

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Approximate Dimensions - Inches Millimeters

Overall Footprint Shaft Connections (ASA)
Frame Size AA AB AC AD AE AG BA DA DB DC EA EB EC ED U
DIA
FA FB B D
18 45.88
1165
29.88
759
26.69
678
11.63
295
26.00
660
16.00
406
5.75
146
10.78
274
15.06
383
4.50
114
15.50
394
7.75
197
5.38
137
5.38
137
1.75
44
4.38
111
12.63
321
6" 3"

 

Techincal

Model SB-18
Maximum Inlet Gauge Pressure (PSI/Bar) 900/60
Maximum Inlet Temperature (F/C) 900/480
Maximum Exhaust Gauge Pressure (PSI/Bar) 250/16
Speed Range (RPM) 800-5000
Bearing Type Ball
Wheel Pitch Diameter (IN/MM) 18/457
Approx. Maximum Rating (HP/KW) 400/300
Approx. Shipping Weight (LB/KG) 1100/500




CONTACT US TODAY FOR A QUOTE: 814-868-8500 or email sales@skinnerpowersystems.net


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