submit to reddit

Please Let Me Know How Much You Like This (1 is very Bad - 10 is Excellent)

Shifting gear mechanism 6d

Input: green shaft with four gears fixed on it.

Output: red shaft with pink, violet, yellow and blue gears rotating idly on it.

The gears are permanently in mesh. The orange toothed clutches has sliding key joint with the output shaft. 3 positions of each clutch

are controlled by yellow lever and cyan and violet forks. The mechanism gives 4 speeds and neutral positions.

To avoid clutch collision, the speed change should be carried out when the input shaft stops.

Add a comment or brief description of this mechanism in your language.

(c) All rights reserved.