Factors Influencing Gripping Capacity of Chuck Jaws

  • A. Statham


This paper presents the results of an extensive programme of research into the factors affecting the gripping capacity of chuck jaws. Various parameters were investigated and from the experimental results a computer program has been produced, enabling the rapid establishment of the parameters giving the ‘best’ grip situation.


Cast Iron Tangential Force Specimen Material Brake Torque Torque Transmission 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Statham
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Engineering ProductionUniversity of BirminghamBirminghamUK

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