Accession Number : ADD007066

Title :   Coupling for Misaligned Shafts.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Ohlson,John F

Report Date : 12 Feb 1980

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : A coupling device for torque transmission in non-aligned shafts. Mating splined halves having engaging teeth and a spherical surface at the interface thereof to accommodate misalignment of interconnected shafts. The halves are maintained in engagement by a nut and bolt longitudinally extending through the halves with a spring washer. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Shaft couplings, *Torque couplings, Drive shafts, Splines, Misalignment, Interfaces, Spheres, Aircraft equipment

Subject Categories : Aircraft
      Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE