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close this bookKeyed Joints - Course: Techniques of Fitting and Assembling Component Parts to Produce Simple Units. Trainees' Handbook of Lessons
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View the documentPreliminary Remarks
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View the document1. Intended Use of Keyed Joints
View the document2. Types of Keys
View the document3. Types of Keyed Joints
View the document4. Kinds of Stress Acting on Keyed Joints
View the document5. Tools and Auxiliary Accessories
View the document6. Selected Technological Operations for Making Keyed Joints
View the document7. Undoing of Keyed Joints

3. Types of Keyed Joints

According to the task of the joint it is distinguished between fastening and tightening key joints. Keys used in fastening key joints are distinguished by their position to the longitudinal axis of the machine parts to be connected. Therefore, they are divided into keys and cotters.


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