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American Journal of Mechanical Engineering. 2014, 2(6), 159-163
DOI: 10.12691/ajme-2-6-2
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Driver Model Based on Mechanical Traveling Wave Principle

SONG Rui-Yin1, , LI Yue1, ZHOU Ming-Long1 and LIN Zuan1

1Ningbo Institute of Technology, Zhejiang University, Ningbo, China

Pub. Date: December 08, 2014

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SONG Rui-Yin, LI Yue, ZHOU Ming-Long and LIN Zuan. Driver Model Based on Mechanical Traveling Wave Principle. American Journal of Mechanical Engineering. 2014; 2(6):159-163. doi: 10.12691/ajme-2-6-2


A new type of mechanical driver based on traveling wave transmission principle was put forward. The initial structure of the reducer was designed and the theoretical models such as drive ratio, output torque and output power were built up. An initial reducer was manufactured and some performance parameters were tested.The experiment results illustrate that the new type of reducer proposed has a large drive ratio feature, and the testing results accord with the theoretical model.

reducer traveling wave theoretical model

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