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Application Analysis

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

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?

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

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