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Simscape Driveline Simscape Blocks

Alphabetical List By Category
Band Brake Frictional brake with flexible band wrapped around rotating drum
Belt Drive Power transmission system with taut belt connecting two pulleys
Belt Pulley Power transmission element with frictional belt wrapped around pulley circumference
Chain Drive Power transmission system with chain and two sprockets
Compound Planetary Gear Planetary gear train with stepped planet gear set
Cone Clutch Friction clutch with conical plates that engage when normal force exceeds threshold
Cycloidal Drive High-ratio speed reducer based on cycloidal disk motion
Differential Gear mechanism that allows driven shafts to spin at different speeds
Disk Friction Clutch Friction clutch with disk plates that engage when plate pressure exceeds threshold
Dog Clutch Clutch with toothed plates that engage when plate teeth become enmeshed
Double-Pinion Planetary Gear Planetary gear train with two meshed planet gear sets
Double-Shoe Brake Frictional brake with two pivoted shoes diametrically positioned about rotating drum
Double-Sided Synchronizer Back-to-back dog-cone clutch pairs assembled symmetrically about a translational detent to provide smooth gear engagement
Flexible Shaft Driveline shaft with torsional compliance
Fundamental Friction Clutch Friction clutch with kinetic and static-limit friction torques as inputs
Generic Engine Internal combustion engine with throttle and rotational inertia and time lag
Harmonic Drive High-ratio speed reducer based on elastic deformation of an elliptical gear
Leadscrew Leadscrew gear set of threaded rotating screw and translating nut, with adjustable thread and friction losses
Loaded-Contact Rotational Friction Loaded-contact friction between two rotating bodies
Loaded-Contact Translational Friction Loaded-contact friction between two sliding bodies
Nonlinear Rotational Damper Rotational damper based on polynomial or lookup-table parameterizations
Nonlinear Rotational Spring Torsional spring based on polynomial or lookup table parameterizations
Nonlinear Translational Damper Translational damper based on polynomial or lookup table parameterizations
Nonlinear Translational Spring Translational spring based on polynomial or lookup table parameterizations
Piston Piston mechanism of reciprocating combustion engine
Piston Engine Reciprocating combustion engine with variable number of pistons
Planet-Planet Planetary gear set of carrier, inner planet, and outer planet wheels with adjustable gear ratio and friction losses
Planetary Gear Gear train with sun, planet, and ring gears
Rack & Pinion Rack and pinion gear coupling translational and rotational motion, with adjustable pinion radius and friction losses
Ravigneaux Gear Planetary gear with two sun gears and two planet gear sets
Ring-Planet Planetary gear set of carrier, planet, and ring wheels with adjustable gear ratio and friction losses
Rolling Resistance Model rolling resistance
Rope Drum Power transmission system with tightly wound rope around cylindrical drum
Rotational Detent Double-sided, spring-loaded rotational detent
Rotational Power Sensor Mechanical sensor used to measure average or instantaneous rotational power
Shock Absorber Mechanism for damping translational vibrations
Simple Gear Simple gear of base and follower wheels with adjustable gear ratio and friction losses
Simple Gear with Variable Efficiency Gear set with parallel-axis rotation and variable meshing efficiency
Sun-Planet Planetary gear set of carrier, planet, and sun wheels with adjustable gear ratio and friction losses
Sun-Planet Bevel Planetary gear set of carrier, beveled planet, and sun wheels with adjustable gear ratio, assembly orientation, and friction losses
Sun-Planet Worm Gear Planetary gear set of carrier, worm planet, and sun wheels with adjustable gear ratio, worm thread type, and friction losses
Synchronizer Cone clutch, dog clutch, and translational detent assembled to provide smooth gear engagement
Tire (Friction Parameterized) Tire with friction parameterized in terms of static and kinetic coefficients
Tire (Magic Formula) Tire with longitudinal behavior given by magic formula coefficients
Tire (Simple) No-slip tire model with minimal parameters
Tire-Road Interaction (Magic Formula) Tire-road dynamics given by magic formula coefficients
Torque Converter Viscous fluid coupling between rotating driveline shafts
Torsional Spring-Damper Rotational spring and damper coupling, with Coulomb friction, locking, and hard stops
Translational Detent Double-sided, spring-loaded translational detent
Translational Power Sensor Mechanical sensor used to measure average or instantaneous translational power
Unbalanced Load Load with angle-dependent rotational inertia
Unidirectional Clutch Clutch that transmits power in a single direction
Universal Joint Rotational coupling between two driveline shafts
Variable Inertia Time-varying inertia specified as physical signal input
Variable Mass Time-varying mass specified as physical signal input
Variable Ratio Transmission Dynamic gearbox with variable and controllable gear ratio, transmission compliance, and friction losses
Variable Rotational Damper Rotational damper with variable damping coefficient
Variable Rotational Spring Rotational spring with variable spring stiffness
Variable Translational Damper Translational viscous damper with variable damping coefficient
Variable Translational Spring Translational spring with variable spring stiffness
Vehicle Body Two-axle vehicle with longitudinal dynamics and motion and adjustable mass, geometry, and drag properties
Worm Gear Worm gear with adjustable gear ratio and friction losses
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