Computer Applications in Mechanical Engineering Education-Case 2: Helical Gear Design and Analysis with VISUAL BASIC
|International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology (IJETT)||
|© 2014 by IJETT Journal|
|Year of Publication : 2014|
|Authors : Ebube A. Chuku , Tonye K. Jack , Harold U. Nwosu
Ebube A. Chuku , Tonye K. Jack , Harold U. Nwosu. "Computer Applications in Mechanical Engineering Education-Case 2: Helical Gear Design and Analysis with VISUAL BASIC", International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology (IJETT), V11(10),470-481 May 2014. ISSN:2231-5381. www.ijettjournal.org. published by seventh sense research group
A visual basic developed program, EHgear, for sizing, stress and strength analysis of the full depth teeth, standard helical gears is described. The Design basis is on the American Gear Manufacturer’s Association (AGMA) recommended standard. Test and validation of the program through numerical examples with typical helical gear operational parameters is shown.
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Gears, helical gears, gear design, gearing, engineering programs.