is rotating machine element which gives
reciprocating or oscillating motion to another
element known as follower.
Classification of followers:
Knife edge follower
Flat faced or mushroom follower
Spherical faced follower
Balancing is a technique of correcting or eliminating
unwanted inertia forces and moments in rotating machinery.
Balancing of rotating masses
A certain mass is attached to a rotating shaft it exerts some
centrifugal force whose effects to bend
8th edition, 2nd revision
PROPERTIES OF SINGLE-COMPONENT SYSTEMS
1. Intensive properties are independent of mass.
2. Extensive properties are proportional to mass.
Gears are machine elements used to transmit
rotary motion between two shafts with a
constant speed ratio.
Types of gear train
Simple gear train
Compound gear train
Reverted gear train
Epicyclic gear train
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