Energy flow diagram of a real transmission

Mechanical power

The mechanical power is determined by the force and speed or by the torque and rotational speed. Introduction The term power (in the physical sense) plays an important role in transmissions, since they have...
Operating pitch circle diameter of gears

How does a gearbox (transmission) work?

The conversion of speed and torque takes place in gearboxes through the arrangement of gears or pulleys of different sizes. Conversion of speed As explained in the article What is a transmission...