Question:-
Consider the following statements .
A splined shaft is used for:
1. Transmitting power
2. Holding a flywheel rigidly in position
3. Moving axially the gear wheels mounted on it
4. Mounting V-belt pulleys on it
Option (A)
2 and 3 are correct
Option (B)
1 and 3 are correct
Option(C)
2 and 4 are correct
Option(D)
1 and 3 are correct
Correct Option:
(D)
Question Solution:
Splines are used when there is requirement of relative axial motion between shaft and hub. The gear shifting mechanism in automobile uses this mechanism
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