hypoid gear


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hypoid gear

[′hī‚pȯid ¦gir]
(mechanical engineering)
Gear wheels connecting nonparallel, nonintersecting shafts, usually at right angles.
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For the hypoid gear set friction, the technical report uses the work of Niemann and Winter.
Nonaka, "Simulation of deterioration of hypoid gear performance due to tooth flank wear (2nd report.
Nguyen, "A general formulation for the calculation of the load sharing and transmission error under load of spiral bevel and hypoid gears," Mechanism and Machine Theory, vol.
There is a short horizontal shaft and hypoid gear set that send power to the prop shaft, then to the rear drive unit.
patent on generating bevel and hypoid gear geometries using CNC.
These include packages for use with Ansol software in the area of hypoid gear design and for users of Catia V5 computer-aided design.
Identical direct electromagnetic clutch units on ether side of the rear drive unit's hypoid gear control the amount of torque that reaches each rear wheel, and act as the limited-slip differential.
By product type, the automotive gear market has been classified into worm gears, bevel gears, spur gears, helical gears, rack and pinion gears, planetary gears, hypoid gears, and others.