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Analysis of Maintenance Strategies of Locomotive Diesel Engine Axle Gearbox


Gourav Pathak , Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal, India 462003; Dr. R. K. Mandloi, Maulana Azad National Institute of Technology, Bhopal, India 462003


Axle Gearbox, Gear Profile Failure, Gear Pitting, Backlash, Tooth Thickness and Condition Based Maintenance


This Paper provide the different optimum processes of maintenance of axle gearbox in a Diesel Engine Locomotive, to observe situation of consistency, availability and inventive maintenance. This plan is considered in a way to identify the gear profile failure, gear pitting, backlash and tooth thickness. In this paper, mainly different types of Condition Based Maintenance are used to monitors the actual condition of the gear profile according to failure. In this way decision of the maintenance plan is easy. Then according to situation different plan may be chose. Therefore, each stage of replacement and repair is perfect.

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Paper ID: IJSRDV4I50652
Published in: Volume : 4, Issue : 5
Publication Date: 01/08/2016
Page(s): 1201-1205

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