7 Practical Gear Tribology

  title={7 Practical Gear Tribology},
  author={T. I. Fowle},
Publisher Summary This chapter describes the alignment, tooth action, tooth surface distress, and problems in lubrication systems. The identification of the causes of the various forms of distress appearing on gear teeth is seldom an easy matter because of their great variety and because few engineers have the opportunity to witness even a minority of them at first hand. Systematic consideration of the various possibilities should at least narrow down the number and suggest tests that might be… CONTINUE READING