13. Section 13: Machine Elements

  1. Clifford Matthews

Published Online: 19 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781119967958.ch13

Engineers' Data Book, Fourth Edition

Engineers' Data Book, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Matthews, C. (2012) Section 13: Machine Elements, in Engineers' Data Book, Fourth Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119967958.ch13

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 27 JAN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781119976226

Online ISBN: 9781119967958

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Keywords:

  • machine elements, basic mechanical components;
  • screw fasteners;
  • nuts and washers;
  • bearings, sliding bearings (plane, rotary), rolling element bearings;
  • ball and roller bearings;
  • bearing lifetime ratings, in purchasers' specifications;
  • gear trains, transmitting motion between shafts;
  • seals, in leakage prevention;
  • drive types, flat, vee, and ribbed and clutches;
  • pulley mechanisms, simple or differential types

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Screw fasteners

  • Bearings

  • Ball and roller bearings

  • Bearing lifetime

  • Coefficient of friction

  • Gear trains

  • Seals

  • Shaft couplings

  • Cam mechanisms

  • Clutches

  • Pulley mechanisms

  • Drive types