Accession Number : ADD013256

Title :   Adjustable Antibacklash Gear System.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application, Filed 24 Jun 87,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Bondhus, Bradley J ; Lloyd, Wayne B

Report Date : 24 Jun 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : An antibacklash gear system wherein a pair of gears mounted for limited movement therebetween are biased by a spring to move the teeth of the gears out of register, the spring serving as a link between two levers mounted on one of the gears. The position of one of the levers may be adjusted to vary the force applied to the other lever by the spring to thereby vary the force urging the gears to move relative to each other.

Descriptors :   *PATENT APPLICATIONS, *GEARS, BACKLASH, CONTROL, SPRINGS

Subject Categories : Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE