Noncircular gears : design and generation [E-Book] / Faydor L. Litvin [and others].
Litvin, F. L., (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2009
1 online resource (xv, 204 pages)
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction to theory of gearing, design, and generation of noncircular gears
  • Centrodes of noncircular gears
  • Evolutes and involutes
  • Elliptical gears and gear drives
  • Generation of planar and helical ellipical gears
  • Design of gear drives formed by eccentric circular gear and conjugated noncircular gear
  • Design of internal noncircular gears
  • Application for design of planetary gear train with noncircular and circular gears
  • Transformation of rotation into translation with variation of gear ratio
  • Tandem design of mechanisms for function generation and output speed variation
  • Additional numerical problems.