Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Continuously variable transmission










Image Number 12 for United States Patent #8133149.

A continuously variable transmission (CVT) having a main shaft configured to support and position various components of the CVT. Shift cam discs cooperate with ball-leg assemblies to shift the transmission ration of the CVT. 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
Blueberry plant named `DrisBlueFour`
Electromagnetic bandgap structure and printed circuit board
High performance adaptive switched LED driver
Image reading apparatus and image forming apparatus
Calcium carbonate granulation
Mobile communication device
Piperazinyl methyl phenyl cyclohexane compound
  Randomly Featured Patents
Method and apparatus for obtaining and analyzing an image of a elongate slot
Wall
Method and device for measuring the orientation of an aircraft nose landing gear
(2-Substituted-2,3-dihydrobenzo-furan-7-yl)diazenecarboxylic acid esters and miticidal method
Muffler structure for internal combustion engine
Bottle
Tackle container with interchangeable inserts
Synchronized objects for software transactional memory
Self-oscillating burst mode transmitter with integral number of periods
Dental scaler having scaling tip particularly suitable for circular or ellipsoidal patterns of vibration