An Analysis of Misaligned Single-Row Angular-Contact Ball Bearing

[+] Author and Article Information
Neng Tung Liao

Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Chinyi Institute of Technology, Taichung, 411, Taiwan e-mail: tonyliao@ncit.edu.tw

Jen Fin Lin

Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, 701, Taiwan e-mail: jflin@mail.ncku.edu.tw

J. Mech. Des 126(2), 370-374 (May 05, 2004) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1667891 History: Received April 01, 2003; Online May 05, 2004
Copyright © 2004 by ASME
Your Session has timed out. Please sign back in to continue.


Liao,  N. T., and Lin,  J. F., 2001, “A New Method for the Analysis of Deformation and Load in a Ball Bearing with Variable Contact Angle,” ASME J. Mech. Des., 123, pp. 304–312.
Harris, T. A., 2000, Rolling Bearing Analysis, John Wiley & Sons, New York, 4th Edition.
Jones, A. B., 1946, “Analysis of Stress and Deflections,” New Departure Engineering Data, Bristol, Conn.


Grahic Jump Location
The cross section of an unloaded ball bearing that shows the ball-race contact
Grahic Jump Location
The schematic diagrams of a ball bearing having an angular misalignment (β) and the contact angle (α) with the superscript “′ ” indicates its new value after applying one of the previous two factors
Grahic Jump Location
Contact angle obtained by the present model to compare with Jones’ solutions under lower angular speed without centrifugal force
Grahic Jump Location
Contact angles varying with the position under δa=0.01 mm,δr=0.01 mm, and ωc=10,000 rpm and evaluated for various angular misalignments
Grahic Jump Location
Normal deformations varying with the position angle of a ball bearing with δa=0.01 mm,δr=0.01 mm and ωc=10,000 rpm evaluated various angular misalignments
Grahic Jump Location
Normal forces varying with the position under δa=0.01 mm,δr=0.01 mm,ωc=10,000 rpm, they are evaluated at various angular misalignments
Grahic Jump Location
Axial load and radial load varying with the angular misalignment under δa=0.01 mm,δr=0.01 mm, and ωc=5000 rpm
Grahic Jump Location
The ball-raceway contact under the loads being applied in the axial- and radial-direction and the ball’s centrifugal force




Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging and repositioning the boxes below.

Related Journal Articles
Related eBook Content
Topic Collections

Sorry! You do not have access to this content. For assistance or to subscribe, please contact us:

  • TELEPHONE: 1-800-843-2763 (Toll-free in the USA)
  • EMAIL: asmedigitalcollection@asme.org
Sign In