Accession Number:

ADA318127

Title:

Computerized Design and Analysis of Face-Milled, Uniform Tooth Height Spiral Bevel Gear Drives.

Descriptive Note:

Technical memo,

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION CLEVELAND OH LEWIS RESEARCH CEN TER

Report Date:

1996-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

Face-milled spiral bevel gears with uniform tooth height are considered. An approach is proposed for the design of low noise and localized bearing contact of such gears. The approach is based on the mismatch of contacting surfaces and permits two types of bearing contact either directed longitudinally or across the surface to be obtained. A Tooth Contact Analysis TCA computer program was developed. This analysis was used to determine the influence of misalignment on meshing and contact of the spiral bevel gears. A numerical example that illustrates the developed theory is provided.

Subject Categories:

  • Machinery and Tools
  • Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE