How Differential Gear Works
The differential gear mechanism allows each wheel to spin freely of the other, while providing power to both. Because of this, no torque is lost and the tires aren’t shredded every time you make a turn.
How Differential Gear Works – Awesome Tutorial!
A car differential is placed halfway between the driving wheels, on either the front, rear, or both axes. The differential helps in turning the drive wheels at different rpm while the vehicle takes a turn.
You can learn more thanks to this awesome tutorial from the 1930’s on the principles and development of the Differential Gear.
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