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Anti Backlash Motor Mounting

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000055660D
Original Publication Date: 1980-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-13

Publishing Venue

IBM

Related People

Authors:
Survant, TG [+details]

Abstract

The elimination of backlash in gears can be obtained by running the driving gear on the motor shaft at an interference with the driven gear and held in this configuration with a piece of rubber to act as a damping spring, thus providing quiet operation.