Contact Stress for Toroidal Drive

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Lizhong Xu, Zhen Huang, Yulin Yang

Mechanical Engineering Institute, Yanshan University, Qinhuangdao, Hebei, 066004 PR China

J. Mech. Des 125(1), 165-168 (Mar 21, 2003) (4 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1543990 History: Received April 01, 2001; Revised July 01, 2002; Online March 21, 2003
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The toroidal path of the planet
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Diagram for force analyses 1. Planet gear 2. Worm S. Stator
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The deformation of the rotor
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The load distribution on contact arc
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Contact stress distribution on stator
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Contact stress distribution on worm
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The relationship between contact stresses on the stator and worm 1. Stator 2. Worm



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