Welcome to Our Community

Some features disabled for guests. Register Today.

Rack and pinio preload

Discussion in 'General Talk' started by amos ben amos, Dec 20, 2015.

  1. amos ben amos


    Mar 9, 2014
    Likes Received:
    hello everyone

    I am in process of replacing my machine drive from belt to rack and pinion similar to f-117 design and i am wondering how to calculate the preload on that, I am using mod1 10mm x 10mm 20 degree rack and 20 teeth pinion with spring tension my motors are 170 oz from OpenBuilds part store.
    Also how to convert it to the turqe I need to apply on the screw with moment wrench?

    Thanks for all the help

Share This Page

  • About Us

    The OpenBuilds Team is dedicated helping you to Dream it - Build it - Share it! Collaborate on our forums and be sure to visit the Part Store for all your Building needs!
  • Like us on Facebook

  • Support Open Source FairShare Program!

    OpenBuilds FairShare Give Back Program provides resources to Open Source projects, developers and schools around the world. Invest in your future by helping others develop theirs!

    Donate to FairShare!