Hooke's joint
Hooke's joint Hooke's joint [So called from the inventor.] (Mach.) A universal joint. See under {Universal}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Hooke’s coupling — Kardano lankstas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. Cardan joint; Hooke’s coupling; universal joint vok. Kardangelenk, n; Universalgelenk, n; Wellengelenk, n rus. кардан, m; карданный шарнир, m; универсальный шарнир, m pranc. cardan, m;… …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • Hooke, Robert — born July 18, 1635, Freshwater, Isle of Wight, Eng. died March 3, 1703, London English physicist. From 1665 he taught at Oxford University. His achievements and theories were bewilderingly diverse. His important law of elasticity, known as Hooke… …   Universalium

  • joint de cardan — Kardano lankstas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. Cardan joint; Hooke’s coupling; universal joint vok. Kardangelenk, n; Universalgelenk, n; Wellengelenk, n rus. кардан, m; карданный шарнир, m; универсальный шарнир, m pranc. cardan, m;… …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • joint universel — Kardano lankstas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. Cardan joint; Hooke’s coupling; universal joint vok. Kardangelenk, n; Universalgelenk, n; Wellengelenk, n rus. кардан, m; карданный шарнир, m; универсальный шарнир, m pranc. cardan, m;… …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • HOOKE (R.) — HOOKE ROBERT (1635 1702) Savant anglais qui fut l’un des esprits les plus féconds du XVIIe siècle. Élève à Oxford, Robert Hooke attire, par sa remarquable dextérité et son esprit inventif, l’attention de Robert Boyle qui l’engage comme assistant… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Universal joint — A universal joint, U joint, Cardan joint, Hardy Spicer joint, or Hooke s joint is a joint in a rigid rod that allows the rod to bend in any direction, and is commonly used in shafts that transmit rotary motion. It consists of a pair of ordinary… …   Wikipedia

  • Robert Hooke — Infobox Scientist name = Robert Hooke box width = 300px image width = 300px caption = birth date = birth date|1635|7|18 birth place = Freshwater, Isle of Wight, England death date = death date and age|1703|03|03|1635|07|18 death place = London,… …   Wikipedia

  • List of new memorials to Robert Hooke 2005 — Robert Hooke, a major figure of 17th century England, died essentially unmemorialized. With no immediate family, and with personal disputes with many members of the Royal Society, no memorials were erected in his honor on the occasion of his… …   Wikipedia

  • Poisson's ratio — ( ν ), named after Simeon Poisson, is the ratio of the relative contraction strain, or transverse strain (normal to the applied load), divided by the relative extension strain, or axial strain (in the direction of the applied load).When a sample… …   Wikipedia

  • Constant-velocity joint — Rzeppa six ball CV joint Constant velocity joints (aka homokinetic or CV joints) allow a drive shaft to transmit power through a variable angle, at constant rotational speed, without an appreciable increase in friction or play. They are mainly… …   Wikipedia

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