Accession Number:

ADD013769

Title:

Infinitely Variable Ratio Transmission.

Descriptive Note:

Patent Application, Filed 16 Sep 87,

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1987-09-16

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

This patent application discloses an infinitely variable ration transmission comprising an input sun gear, a plurality of orbiting planet gears, and an output sun gear. One of the planet gears is engaged with a nominally stationary sun gear. A disc brake retains the stationary gear in place against load forces.

Subject Categories:

  • Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE