Positive Taper Drive
Original Publication Date: 1982-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-09
Shown above is a driven member 10 and a driving member 12 with tapered keys 14 and 16 for driving connection. The driving key 16 is spring mounted to the driving member 12 so that the tapered faces 18 of driving key 16 will fit flatly against the tapered faces 20 of driven key 14.