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Development & Construction of Reverse Gear Mechanism for Physically Challenged Vehicle


R. Surendhar , SVS College of Engineering, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu; V. Ravin Rose, Chennai Institute of Technology, Chennai, Tamilnadu


Disabled People, Disability, Foot Operated System, Rack and Pinion


The project is specifically designed and fabricated for the convenience of physically challenged people who are disabled by their legs. As in this date there are many options for transportation available for physically challenged persons portable bike. In order to take the vehicle out of the parking, they need to seek others help or they should push it out of the parking. As a help to them, this research paper aims at designing and fabrication a reverse gear mechanism, which will be fitting to the vehicle with little modifications of the existing mechanism. The paper deals with the design of such a gear box and the assembly process of the gear box to the vehicle. The design deals with the conditions of the gear box operation, and the design of the gear box based on easy assembly and easy manufacturing at low cost.

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Paper ID: IJSRDV4I50692
Published in: Volume : 4, Issue : 5
Publication Date: 01/08/2016
Page(s): 1351-1353

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