Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Torsion disc for use in a continuously variable transmission










Image Number 19 for United States Patent #7785228.

A continuously variable transmission (CVT) having a torsion disc for a CVT. The torsion disc includes a splined bore about its central axis, an annular recess formed in the disc for receiving the race of a bearing, and a raised surface for supporting a torsion spring. In one embodiment, the torsion disc includes a number of holes for receiving dowels that support a torsion spring. Load cam discs, a torsion disc, rolling elements, and a hub cap shell are configured to generate axial force, transmit torque, and manage reaction forces. In one embodiment, a splined input shaft and a torsion disc having a splined bore cooperate to input torque into the variator of the CVT. Among other things, various ball axles, axle-ball combinations, and reaction force grounding configurations are disclosed. In one embodiment, a CVT having axial force generation means at both the input and output elements is disclosed.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Asynchronous distributed de-duplication for replicated content addressable storage clusters
Multi-layer, microporous polyolefin membrane, its production method, battery separator and battery
Information obtaining and notification, data message forwarding and handover method and access node
Vehicle-mounted camera stabilized passively by vibration isolators
Instance management of code in a database
JTAG multiplexer with clock/mode input, mode/clock input, and clock output
Methods for isolating ligands of the human bitter taste receptor TAS2R49
  Randomly Featured Patents
Linking of an intra-body tracking system to external reference coordinates
Muzzle blast deflector
Shear-stabilized emulsion flooding process
Cyclopentyl modulators of chemokine receptor activity
Iron carbide production in shaft furnace
Plasma burner operated by means of gaseous mixtures
Ventilator apparatus for life-support and lung scan
(Block) polyisocyanate composition and coating composition using same
Communication system, management apparatus, control method therefor, storage medium, registration apparatus and base station
3D velocity modeling, with calibration and trend fitting using geostatistical techniques, particularly advantageous for curved for curved-ray prestack time migration and for such migration fol