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In the gure below the driver has selected synchro b

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Unformatted text preview: the driver has selected synchro ’b’. Answer the following questions about the manual transmission. 1. Using the worksheet on the last page of this handout, draw a line that traces the flow of power through the transmission. Start from the motor, continue through the input gears, through the engaged synchro, through the output gears and end at the wheels. (2.5pts) 1 2013-09-05 ENGI 128: Introduction to Engineering Systems Fall, 2013 Rice University September 5, 2013 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. Compute the gear ratio from the motor to the drive shaft for all five of the gears. (2.5pts) Which synchro selects the highest forward gear ratio? (This is first gear) (0.5pt) Which synchro selects a 1:1 ratio from the motor to the drive shaft? (0.5pt) Which synchro selects the lowest gear ratio? (This is...
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