Detailed Gear Design - July 21-23, 2020

Who Should Attend:

Gear Engineers 

Gear designers

Application engineers 

People who are responsible for interpreting gear designs 

Technicians and managers that want to better understand all aspects of gear design

Expected Student Learning (Course Level) Outcomes:

Improve their gear designs

Apply their understanding of gear rating theory and analysis methods

Investigate differences in stress states among various surface durability failure modes

Discuss time dependent and time independent failure modes related to tooth design

Use computer generated graphics to examine mesh action and tooth interaction

Discuss the concepts presented


2.0 CEUs

Raymond Drago, P.E. (Moderator)

Chief Engineer - Gear Technologist, Drive Systems Technology

Raymond J. Drago is Chief Engineer of Drive Systems Technology, Inc. (DST), a mechanical power transmission consulting organization that he founded in 1976. Prior to this, Mr. Drago worked for the Boeing Company – Helicopters Division until his retirement after 37 years of service. Currently Mr. Drago is involved in the analysis, design, manufacture, assembly, and testing of many gear systems. In his role with DST, Mr. Drago is active in all areas of mechanical power transmission, including the design and analysis of drive systems in a very diverse field of application from heart pumps to very large mining & mill gears. He has also prepared and delivered more than 150 seminars dealing with various aspects of gear design and analysis.

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