Accession Number : ADD014085

Title :   Bevel Gear Backlash and Clutch Device.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application, Filed 20 Mar 89,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Smith, Roger R

Report Date : 20 Mar 1989

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : An antibacklash beveled gear drive is disclosed. The drive is constructed to adjust for initial misalignment and subsequent wear. One of the gears is journaled on a driven shaft and has a biasing means which bump the gears into engagement. Keywords: Patent applications. Backlash. (sdw)

Descriptors :   *BACKLASH, *DRIVES, *TRANSMISSION GEARS, *PATENT APPLICATIONS, CLUTCHES, DRIVE SHAFTS, GEARS, MISALIGNMENT

Subject Categories : Machinery and Tools

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE