self locking spur gear design


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Posted by micheael on June 24, 2008 at 15:32:42:

Hi. I am designing a spur gear reducer (to reduce from 6800 rpm to 2 rpm). However, I need the gears to be self locking when it's not driven.
Has anyone any bright idea how I can incorporate the self-locking mechanism into the normal spur gear arrangement?

thanks


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