Mechanical Engineering - Theory of machines - Discussion

Discussion Forum : Theory of machines - Section 3 (Q.No. 1)
1.
The working depth of a gear is the radial distance from the
pitch circle to the bottom of a tooth
pitch circle to the top of a tooth
top of a tooth to the bottom of a tooth
addendum circle to the clearance circle
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Bhupi Dahiya said:   5 years ago
The Radial distance between the addendum circle and the base circle. It is called total depth.

ZXCV said:   9 years ago
Working depth = Radial distance between addendum circle and the base circle.

Karthik.R said:   1 decade ago
Total depth = addendum and dedendum.

But.

Working depth = addendum + dedendum - clearance.

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