(5) Some design manuals give recommendations for the minimum pulley diameters to be used on certain belts. ... Use the drive pulley diameter which has been selected and the desired speed ratio, which is the rpm of the faster shaft divided by the rpm of ... For flat belt drives the pulley pitch diameter is often assumed to be equal to the outside diameter when speed ratios and belt speed are calculated.
|Title||:||Belt Selection and Application for Engineers|
|Author||:||Wallace D. Erickson|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 1987-08-31|