Accession Number : ADD013769
Title : Infinitely Variable Ratio Transmission.
Descriptive Note : Patent Application, Filed 16 Sep 87,
Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : F'Geppert, Erwin
Report Date : 16 Sep 1987
Pagination or Media Count : 16
Abstract : This patent application discloses an infinitely variable ration transmission comprising an input sun gear, a plurality of orbiting planet gears, and an output sun gear. One of the planet gears is engaged with a nominally stationary sun gear. A disc brake retains the stationary gear in place against load forces.
Descriptors : *GEARS, *TRANSMISSIONS(MECHANICAL), DISC BRAKES, STATIONARY, SUN, RATIONS, VARIABLES, INPUT, OUTPUT
Subject Categories : Surface Transportation and Equipment
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE