TourTourAerostatic thrust bearing with grouped inherent orifices
 Diameter bearing 2R0   10-3 m
 Supply pressure pS   106 Pa
 Ambient pressure pA   106 Pa
 Pressure factor β  
 Load capacity F*  
 Pressure ratio pR/pS  
 Load capacity F   N
F*: Is usually taken from design charts or calculated numerically. The F*-value in this calculator is calculated numerically with R1/R0=0.5 and β=0.6.