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Centriffugal clutch design

  1. Jan 28, 2009 #1
    can anyone help me how to design a centrifugal clutch
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  3. Jan 28, 2009 #2


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    Tell us what you know so far. What learning resources are available to you? What have you found on the web so far? Is this for a school project? You should be doing the work, not us....
  4. Jan 28, 2009 #3


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    Weights on a shaft are arranged to hinge out radially. At a certain RPM, the weights force friction bearing surfaces onto an outer ring, and engagement is made.

    Your design needs to accomplish the above.
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