Lecture_Shafts_Couplers

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Power Transmission Shafts d C l and Couplers R. S. Shaefer MAE162D University of California Los Angeles Winter 2011
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Power Shafts In almost every mechanical system or machine SHAFTS are used . A SHAFT is a rotating member used to : T it P M ti Transmit Power or Motion Different kinds: 1) SHAFT : Rotating member usually circular 2) SPINDLE : A short Shaft 3) AXLE : Non rotating member carries no torque used to support rotating members (horse-and-buggy era)
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