Gear Cutting and Manufacturing Methods

Gears play a prominent role in mechanical power transmission. Manufacturing of gears is a very interesting area involving various methodologies and varies with the type of gears to be produced. This article describes the various methods of manufacturing methodologies followed for each type.

What is Finite Element Analysis?

This article is written to give a basic insight on what Finite Element Analysis (FEA) or Finite Element Method (FEM) means. There is a lot of hype about the areas of application for which FEA can be applied. This article should throw some light on what exactly FEA means.