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Transmission design help

  1. Jul 26, 2011 #1
    im confused. how do you relate the RPM from gearbox to a sprocket?
     
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  3. Jul 26, 2011 #2

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    Either uses a ratio of the diameters as a gear ratio, but 2 linked sprockets turn in the same direction while 2 meshed gears turn in opposite directions.
     
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