Syllabus academic year 2007/2008

Higher education credits: 7,5. Grading scale: TH. Level: A (Second level). Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. Optional for: I4pu, M4, M4fo, M4pu. Course coordinator: Univ. lektor Lars Vedmar,, Maskinelement. Recommended prerequisits: MME035 Transmissions and MME022 Tribology. Assessment: Compulsory design assignment. Participation in the examination requires that the design assignment has been approved. This can be approved only during the exercises which are scheduled for the specific assignment. Written examination. The grades 3, 4, and 5 demands 40, 60, and 80% correctness respectively in the examination.

The course gives detailed knowledge in how to dimension gears, variators, ropes and valve mechanisms.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

Variators. Spur and helical gear strength. Differential gears. Ropes. Valve mechanisms. Contact between dry surfaces.

Vedmar L: Transmissioner. KFS 2007.