Epicyclic Gear Train & Holding Torque Apparatus

It is motorised unit consisting of SUN gear mounted on input shaft, two plane gears meshes with the annular gear. These planet gears are mounted on a common arm to which output shaft is fitted. Loading arrangement is provided for loading the system and to measure Holding Torque.

Specifications:

  • A compact Epicyclic Gear Train coupled with D.C. Motor.
  • Rope brake arrangement to measure Output torque and Holding torque.
  • Control Panel comprising of - Digital Ammeter and Voltmeter. RPM Indicator. Speed Controller

Experiment :

  1. To measure epicyclic gear ratio between input shaft & output shaft.
  2. To measure epicyclic gear ratio between input shaft and holding drum.
  3. To measure Input torque, Holding torque and Output torque.

Service Required :

  • 230 V.A.C. stabilised power supply.
  • Floor Space - 1.5m X 2m approx.

 

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