2020-2021 College Catalog

DIET 2011 Off Road Drivelines

This course introduces power trains used on heavy equipment such as bulldozers excavators wheel loaders back-hoe loaders and skidders. Classroom and lab instruction on components and systems with use and interpreting testing and diagnosing equipment are highly emphasized. Topics include: power train theory and principles clutches manual transmissions drive shafts differentials final drives special drives final drive failure analysis torque converters hydraulically shifted transmissions electronic transmissions hydrostatic transmissions and transmission failure analysis.