Traction Drive With Reduced Spin Losses

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O. S. Cretu

TRIBO Consulting, 5308 Boulevard Ext., Rd. SE, Olympia, WA 98501

R. P. Glovnea

Tribology Section, Imperial College, London, UK

J. Tribol 125(3), 507-512 (Jun 19, 2003) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1538192 History: Received February 20, 2002; Revised September 24, 2002; Online June 19, 2003
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Spin-friendly support ring
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Typical traction contact
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Traction curves for various spin values
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Typical angular spin variation
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Traction coefficient for slip-roll ratio of 0.015
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Slope of linear segment of the traction curses
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Two bodies in dynamic contact



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