Basic and Advanced: Shaft and Bearing Calculation and Optimization

This 2-day training for Shaft and Bearing design focuses on sizing and optimization of shafts and their supports using the calculation modules in KISSsoft and learning about the underlying theory of the calculation procedures.

The target audience are engineers working in gear transmission design or manufacturing.

You will need a notebook to actively participate in the training course.
If you do not have a notebook, we are happy to provide one, tick the relevant part of the application form below.
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Travel plug
Bring a travel plug for a Swiss power supply socket.

Type: Basic & Advanced
Language: English
Costs: 1000 EUR


April 28 2020 | Week 18
09:00 - 17:00 | Tuesday
April 29 2020 | Week 18
09:00 - 17:00 | Wednesday
Duration: 2 Days
The focus of the introduction is placed on the handling of the software and its user interface. The objective of the first day is to understand the input fields including the underlying theory, the messages created during the calculation process and how to interpret the results in graphics and reports.

The second part goes deeper into the sizing and optimization of shafts and bearings. The extended calculation possibilities in KISSsoft such as coaxial shaft systems, thermally critical speed and even tooth trace modifications based on shaft deflection will be explained. The determination of bearing service life and stiffness will occupy a significant part. Participants will get an insight into different service life calculation methods including inner geometry, taking into account bearing stiffness and tilting under load and even contact stress in ring material.


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Basic & Advanced
April 28 2020 | 2 Days
1000 EUR

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