Accession Number : ADD004909

Title :   Transmission.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Geppert,Erwin F

Report Date : 30 Aug 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : A variable speed ratio transmission wherein conventional pneumatic tires are caused to orbit around an annular track to transmit motive forces from the input mechanism to the output mechanism. The tire planes are adjustable relative to the track plane to provide varying roll-skid engagement relationships, and different speed ratios. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Transmissions(Mechanical)

Subject Categories : Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE