Constant Ratio Gear Systems

  • K Lightowler
Part of the Mechanical Engineering Series book series (MECS)


This chapter starts with a summary of the different types of gear form which are commonly used, with an indication of their characteristics and general applications.


Bevel Gear Spur Gear Helical Gear Mesh Stiffness Worm Gear 
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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1971

Authors and Affiliations

  • K Lightowler
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  1. 1.David Brown Gear Industries LtdChina

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