Accession Number : ADD009075

Title :   Anti-Backlash Gear Drive.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Kiunke,Paul C

Report Date : 15 Dec 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : In a gear train where there is a backlash, the backlash is prevented by a gear drive which includes an anti-backlash driven pinion which is mounted on, or is otherwise connected to, a torsion spring shaft that is adjustable for twisting, and thereby, loading the anti-backlash driven gear. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Gears, *Backlash, *Countermeasures, *Drives, Elevation, Actuators, Tracking, Shafts(Machine elements), Springs, Torsion, Inventions

Subject Categories : Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE