Machine Design II

The lecture 'Machine design 2' imparts technical fundamentals of the topics below. This includes both the computational design and the technical understanding as well as graphical representation.

Lectures and exercises are offered only in German language.

1. Spring

1.1 Coil spring

1.2 Torsion spring

1.3 Spiral spring

1.4 Cup spring

1.5 Leaf spring

1.6 Rubber spring

1.7 Bending spring

1.8 Leg spring

1.9 Annular spring

2. Connecting elements

2.1 Solder joints

2.2 Adhesive joints

2.3 Welded joints

2.4 Screw joints

2.5 Rivet joints

2.6 Special forms

3. Belt and chain drives

3.1 Flat belt drives

3.2 V-belt drives

3.3 Synchronous belt drives

3.4 Belt drives

3.5 Chain drives



Institute of Mechanism Theory, Machine Dynamics and Robotics

RWTH Aachen University

Eilfschornsteinstraße 18

52062 Aachen



Phone: +49 241 80 95546

Fax:      +49 241 80 92263


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