×
INTELLIGENT WORK FORUMS
FOR ENGINEERING PROFESSIONALS

Contact US

Log In

Come Join Us!

Are you an
Engineering professional?
Join Eng-Tips Forums!
  • Talk With Other Members
  • Be Notified Of Responses
    To Your Posts
  • Keyword Search
  • One-Click Access To Your
    Favorite Forums
  • Automated Signatures
    On Your Posts
  • Best Of All, It's Free!

*Eng-Tips's functionality depends on members receiving e-mail. By joining you are opting in to receive e-mail.

Posting Guidelines

Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden.

Students Click Here

Need information on composite spline plug gages

Need information on composite spline plug gages

Need information on composite spline plug gages

(OP)
I have a spline that needs a go composite spline plug gage made for it.  Are there formulas to calculate the gage dimensions out there somewhere?

RE: Need information on composite spline plug gages

Blinddeafmute101, What is the standard for the spline you need to measure? Different standards will call out different spline tolerances as well as gage tolerances. One of the standards we manufacture to is ANSI B92.1-1970. There are gage manufacturing tolerances in that spec.. Gary

RE: Need information on composite spline plug gages

Blinddeafmute101 :

The SAE spline system uses the same "basic" tooth thickness for all classes. This is pi/pitch/2. A plug gage checks space width, ans is made so that, when worn to usefull life, would be size to size in a minimum internal spline.

The detail tolerances are in ANSI B92.1-1970, but you don't really need them unless you are inspecting gages. Ordering to that spec will get you what you need.

RE: Need information on composite spline plug gages

Quick Spline involute spline software is great for both spline and spline gage dimensions. You can visit www.quickspline.com for more info and a free downloadable evaluation version of the software.

Red Flag This Post

Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate. Reasons such as off-topic, duplicates, flames, illegal, vulgar, or students posting their homework.

Red Flag Submitted

Thank you for helping keep Eng-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts.
The Eng-Tips staff will check this out and take appropriate action.

Reply To This Thread

Posting in the Eng-Tips forums is a member-only feature.

Click Here to join Eng-Tips and talk with other members! Already a Member? Login



News


Close Box

Join Eng-Tips® Today!

Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical engineering professional community.
It's easy to join and it's free.

Here's Why Members Love Eng-Tips Forums:

Register now while it's still free!

Already a member? Close this window and log in.

Join Us             Close