First delivered in November 2002.
Transition pieces currently installed in turbines in UK, UAE, Thailand, and Iraq.
All 9E transition pieces are constructed from an advanced Nimonic alloy for improved high temperature strength and longevity.
Thermal Barrier coating (TBC) lines the aft 17-inches of the interior to enhance durability, and Chrome Carbide coating protects the inlet end against wear from the combustion liner.
Assembly options: Short non-DLN style body (9161), Long DLN-style body (9171), Wear kit of L-605 aft frame inserts and FSX-414 H-blocks to extend useful life of TP, and Full interior coating.
Over 400 Frame 9E Transition Pieces installed to date.