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GATE ME 2024

Numerical

+2

-1.33

The Levi type-A train illustrated in the figure has gears with module $m = 8 \text{ mm/tooth}$. Gears 2 and 3 have 19 and 24 teeth respectively. Gear 2 is fixed and internal gear 4 rotates at 20 rev/min counter-clockwise. The magnitude of angular velocity of the arm is _________ rev/min. *(rounded off to 2 decimal places)*

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GATE ME 2017 Set 2

Numerical

+2

-0

A gear train shown in the figure consists of gears P, Q, R and S. Gear Q and gear R are mounted on the same shaft. All the gears are mounted on parallel shafts and the number of teeth of P, Q, R and S are 24, 45, 30 and 80, respectively. Gear P is rotating at 400 rpm. The speed (in rpm) of the gear S is _________ .

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GATE ME 2017 Set 1

Numerical

+2

-0

In an epicyclic gear train, shown in the figure, the outer ring gear is fixed, while the sun gear rotates counterclockwise at 100 rpm. Let the number of teeth on the sun, planet and outer gears to be 50, 25 and 100, respectively. The ratio of magnitudes of angular velocity of the planet gear to the angular velocity of the carrier arm is _________.

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GATE ME 2016 Set 1

MCQ (Single Correct Answer)

+2

-0.6

In the gear train shown, gear 3 is carried on arm 5. Gear 3 meshes with gear 2 and gear 4. The number of teeth on gear 2, 3, and 4 are 60, 20, and 100, respectively. If gear 2 is fixed and gear rotates with an angular velocity of 100 rpm in the counterclockwise direction, the angular speed of arm 5 (in rpm) is

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Engineering Mechanics

Machine Design

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Heat Transfer

Production Engineering

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Turbo Machinery

Theory of Machines

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Fluid Mechanics

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