A Systematic Model for the Analysis of Contact, Side Slip and Traction of Toroidal Drives

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Y. Zhang

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan-Dearborn, Dearborn, MI 48128

X. Zhang, W. Tobler

Ford Research Laboratory, Ford Motor Company, MI 48121

J. Mech. Des 122(4), 523-528 (Apr 01, 1999) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1290248 History: Received April 01, 1999
Copyright © 2000 by ASME
Topics: Force , Rollers , Traction , Disks
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