THEORY OF MACHINES

UNIVERSAL JOINTS: Types, Working and Functions

INTRODUCTION OF UNIVERSAL JOINT   Universal joints are often used when applications require correction of misalignment between mating shafts greater than 3° (usually provided by flexible coupling).   With a single universal joint consisting of two yokes, a central bearing block, and two bolts that penetrate the block at right angles, as an angle of up to …

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