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close this bookFeather Key Joints - Course: Techniques of fitting and assembling component parts to produce simple units. Trainees' handbook of lessons (Institut für Berufliche Entwicklung, 19 p.)
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View the documentIntroduction
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View the document1. Purpose of Feather Key Joints
View the document2. Kinds of Feather Keys and Profile Shafts
View the document3. Kinds of Feather Key Joints
View the document4. Stress on the Feather Key Joints
View the document5. Tools, Devices and Auxiliary Means
View the document6. Technological Processes for Manufacturing Feather Key Joints and Profile Shaft Joints
View the document7. Detachment of Feather Key Joints


The present handbook is meant for practical vocational training in fields where - in additional to manual and mechanical metal working - mastery of assembly operations is required.

It describes the various kinds of joint that can be made with feather keys and profile shafts according to the function of the respective component groups.

The making and detaching of feather joints are explained by their major sequences of operation. In support, each section is followed by control questions the answering of which enables the trainee to check his knowledge.