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Application Analysis - January/February 1993

The article "Application Analysis" appeared in the January/February 1993 issue of Gear Technology.

Summary
Questions: I have heard the terms "safety factor," "service factor," and "application factor" used in discussing gear design. what are these factors an dhow do they differ from one another? Why are they important?

Keywords
safety factor, service factor, application factor, design, shop floor, basics

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