The VEX Two-Speed Transmission
Entry ID #: 3027
Created: Sat, Jan 7, 2017 12:04 PM
As time passes, the Vex Robotics Competition has gotten even more competitive. Do you need to collect scoring objects faster than your opponent? Do you need to push your opponent out of the way to score in your goal?
To dominate the field, a new weapon must be used: The Two-Speed Transmission. Using the Two-Speed Transmission, the output shaft can shift to the speed and torque that suits your needs in a competition match.
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Links / Videos
This video shows each individual named part and demonstrates the functionality of the transmission while showing their respective gear ratios.
Manual demonstration of change in gear ratios from 3:1 (torque output) to 1:3 (speed output) is shown below.