- Departments / Centres
Introduction to transmission elements. Positive and friction based drives.
Design of spur and helical gears based on contact and beam strength. Design of bevel and worm gears.
Importance of friction based drives. Design of flat and V-belts. Design of rope and chain drives.
Design of brakes. Drum- shoe and band brakes. Design of positive and friction based clutches. Single plate, multi-plate, and cone clutches.
Design of multi-speed gearbox. Preparation of ray diagram and kinematic arrangement diagram for multi-speed gearbox.
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