Computer Aided Design of Elliptical Gears

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Biing-Wen Bair

Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Lien Ho Institute of Technology, 1 Lien-Kung, Kung-Ching Li, Miao Li, Taiwan 360, R.O.C.

J. Mech. Des 124(4), 787-793 (Nov 26, 2002) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1485092 History: Received November 01, 2000; Online November 26, 2002
Copyright © 2002 by ASME
Topics: Gears
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Normal section of rack cutter Σp for generating the driving elliptical gear
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Kinematic relationship between rack cutter and generated gear
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Tangent line of the ellipse
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Normal section of rack cutter Σg for generating the driven elliptical gear
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Elliptical gear with tooth undercutting and pointed teeth
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Computer graph of the driving elliptical gear  
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Computer graph of the driven elliptical gear  




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