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Locking differential having preload spring wear pads
A locking differential for a vehicle includes a rotatable housing and a differential mechanism supported in the housing. The differential mechanism includes a...
Driven axle for a motor vehicle
A drivable axle, in particular a rigid axle, is provided for a motor vehicle the axle has a differential gear, at least one gear bearing, at least one axle...
Device for transmitting force
The invention relates to a device (1) for transmitting force from an input shaft (4) connected to a drive assembly (2) having constant speed to an output shaft...
Hydromechanical transmission with double sump gear unit housing
A hydromechanical transmission 11 includes a hydraulic unit 23 and a gear unit 24. The gear unit 24 includes a first gear unit housing 29a defining a first sump...
Torque converter in vehicle
Disclosed is a torque converter in a vehicle, which permits putting a lock-up clutch into operation while sufficiently attenuating vibration at all rotation...
Electric all-wheel drive with two-speed double reduction planetary
A number of variations may include a product that may include a power transfer assembly. A gear train may have multiple gears and may provide a first stage...
A linear actuator includes a housing and a cover tube that is supported relative to the housing. A nut engages the cover tube so as to prevent rotation of the...
Valve actuator torque limiter
A valve actuator torque limiter (103) includes a moveable shaft (208) moveable two ways in an axial direction and, in use, rotatable to cause rotation of a...
Spring, belt tensioning device, and assembly
A spring, especially for use in a belt tensioning device, with a number of at least 1.25 and at a maximum 2.5 coils, which extend around a spring axis A8,...
Multi-stage transmission for vehicle
A multi-stage transmission for a vehicle may include an input shaft, an output shaft, first to fourth planetary gear devices disposed between the input shaft...
Multi-stages automatic transmission for vehicle
A multi-stages automatic transmission for a vehicle includes a first, second, third and fourth planetary gear sets, each including a first, second and third...
Multi-speed dual clutch transmission
A transmission is connectable to an input member and includes an output transfer gear, first and second transmission input shaft members, first and second...
Ratchet chain binder
The chain binder includes a main tube and two links separately screwed to the main tube. A U-shaped seat has two parallel side plates and a hollow portion and...
Rope connecting support for use in crane vehicle when hoist rope is
A rope connecting support includes: a base having a predetermined dimension; a hoist rope locking part that removably locks a rod part provided on the front end...
A gripping device comprises a body having a longitudinal axis and including at least one elongate opening for receiving an elongate element, a gripping element,...
V-ribbed belt and method for manufacturing same
A V-ribbed belt that includes a ribbed surface covered with fabric is provided. The fabric is stretchable in two predetermined directions. A method for...
Spring retainer for a torsional vibration damper and method of producing a
A spring retainer for a torsional vibration damper, including: first and second oppositely facing sides; at least one curved portion forming at least part of a...
Adaptive three parameter isolator assemblies including external
Embodiments of an adaptive three parameter isolator assembly are provided, as are embodiments of a spacecraft isolation system including a plurality of isolator...
Landing gear systems having shear-thickening and shear-thinning fluid
A shock damper is disclosed. The shock damper may have a shear control apparatus through which a shear-thickening fluid may flow. In this manner, the shock...
Gap-type, single turn, tooled wave spring
A flat wire, gap-type, single turn wave spring made using a coiling manufacturing process. The portions of the spring adjacent the gap are made flat so that...
Method and apparatus for adjusting spring characteristics of a spring
The present application provides a method for adjusting spring characteristics of a spring to desired spring characteristics. In the adjusting method of the...
Bicycle braking system
A bicycle braking system comprises an operating device, a braking device, a sensing device, and an adjusting device. The operating device includes an operating...
Disk brake and adjusting device for a disk brake
The invention relates to a disk brake, in particular for utility vehicles, having a brake application shaft and having an adjusting device for wear-dependent...
Electronic parking brake for vehicle and control method thereof
An electronic parking brake for a vehicle includes: a drum assembly braking a wheel; a driving motor generating a driving force for braking the wheel; a driving...
A braking device capable of effectively causing a shearing stress of a magnetorheological fluid to act on both surfaces of the rotation body is provided. The...
Helical one way clutches
Improvements in one way clutches include a first embodiment directed to a one way clutch having two sets of helical teeth arranged about the axis of rotation of...
Viscous clutch and associated reservoir configuration
A viscous clutch includes a shaft, a rotor attached to the shaft, a housing located adjacent to the rotor, a working chamber defined between the rotor and the...
Double clutch system
A double clutch system for a drive train that includes a drive unit and a double clutch transmission. The double clutch system includes two wet-running,...
Clutch cover assembly
A clutch cover assembly is provided whereby accurate wear compensation can be executed. The present clutch cover assembly includes a clutch cover, a pressure...
Isolator for engine with progressive lock-up for isolation spring
In an non-limiting embodiment, an isolator is provided for isolating a device driven by an engine via an endless drive member. The isolator includes a shaft...
A coupler pin couples an output sleeve of rotary unit to an input member of a rotary sensor with interference fits. The coupler pin has a first part and a...
Wheel hub motor with potential equalization
A wheel hub motor for driving a motor vehicle is provided. Aging of the rolling element bearings used to support the rotor is prevented, while at the same time...
Oil retention and delivery system for a bearing
A bearing seal assembly of a rotary machine includes and inner shaft and an outer shaft. The outer shaft is disposed concentrically around and radially outward...
Tapered roller bearing
A cage 20 of a tapered roller bearing 1 holds tapered rollers 30 by plural pockets formed between a large-diameter side annular part 22 and a small-diameter...
Roller bearing assemblies and apparatuses
In an embodiment, a roller bearing assembly may include superhard bearing elements distributed circumferentially about an axis, with gaps located between...
A sliding bearing having a composite layer comprising carbon nanostructures (6) incorporated within a metallic matrix (5), and a method of manufacture of such a...
Integrated bearing assemblies for guided attack rockets
A guide mechanism, configured for use with a guided attack rocket, includes an inner housing partially disposed in an outer housing. The inner and outer...
Compact integrated perimeter thrust bearing
A bearing for providing rotation of at least one intermediate part relative to a first part and a second part includes a first bearing race formed in the first...
Bearing assemblies including a thermally conductive structure, bearing
apparatuses, and methods of use
Embodiments of the invention are directed to bearing assemblies configured to effectively provide heat distribution from and/or heat dissipation for bearing...
Bearing assembly for a connecting rod
A bearing assembly including a connecting rod (30) with a first end (32) and a second end (36), the second end (36) defining a first outer raceway (44a) and a...
Multi-function hook and carabineer
A hook is attached to a carabineer via a mechanism which allows the hook to be deployed to function as a hook or stowed in a compact configuration. The combined...
Bottom-loading anchor assembly
Anchor assemblies useful for connecting structures to each other are described. An anchor assembly includes a head member and an anchor. In the fully assembled...
Assembly with blind installation capability
An assembly includes a pin, a fastener, a first element, and a paddle. The pin includes a first channel. The fastener extends within the pin and has a head...
Mechanically biased cantilever fastener assembly
A fastener assembly includes a body, a cup and a faceplate. The fastener assembly is a long thin shape for insertion into an opening in a substrate prior to...
Cramping fastener device
A cramping fastener device for assembling a part (7) to a support portion (18) is provided. The cramping fastener device includes a fastener clip which includes...
A support rack includes a base, and two supporting units. Each of the supporting units includes a support seat. The support seat of each of the supporting units...
Clamp and method of use
A clamp and method of use may be configured to detect whether a clamp is properly secured to an object, and whether that proper securement is maintained. One...
Heated flow conditioning systems and methods of using same
A heated flow conditioning system includes a flow conditioner comprising a plurality of apertures and a flange, the flange surrounding said plurality of holes...
A transaxle includes a hydrostatic transmission and an axle driven by the hydrostatic transmission. The hydrostatic transmission includes a hydraulic pump and a...
Proportional pressure-regulating valve
A proportional pressure-regulating valve (1) includes a valve housing (3) having pump, utility and tank connections (P, A, T). A regulating piston (5) is...