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Birfield joint 1




There is an offset between center of circular grooves on each shaft and the clutch center (see upper picture). Balls are positioned by the contact with the grooves.

With this arrangement, the plane containing ball centers always remains in a plane that bisects the angle α between the two shafts when α changes to meet condition of constant velocity.



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