Re: Rotary Gap - pulley
From: RODERICK MAXWELL[SMTP:tank-at-magnolia-dot-net]
Reply To: tank-at-magnolia-dot-net
Sent: Sunday, August 03, 1997 6:58 PM
To: Tesla List
Subject: Re: Rotary Gap - pulley
Tesla List wrote:
> From: William Noble[SMTP:William_B_Noble-at-msn-dot-com]
> Sent: Sunday, August 03, 1997 12:08 PM
> To: Tesla List
> Subject: RE: Rotary Gap - pulley
> the pulley is not adjustable to accommodate different belt widths, although it
> will do that, it's adjustable to allow you to change the drive ratio by
> changing the pulley diameter - by making it wider or narrower, the belt rides
> lower down in the V, or higher up, so you can control the RPM of the driven
> shaft. I would suggest that you use the pulley in it's intended manner and
> have the gap driven with a V belt - that way you can fine tune the speed to
> make it synchronous or not, as you see fit.
Thank you for your reply and information. That leaves me with more
problems though. Where to get additional pulleys, bearings and shafting!
And how to mount the rotor on the shaft.