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Custom Planetary Gear Model

While the Simscape™ Driveline™ library contains a Planetary Gear, you can create your own custom planetary gear using the Planetary Subcomponents sublibrary. The sdl_gear_planetary_custom example model combines three Sun-Planet Bevel subgears into a masked subsystem to model a coupled planetary gear train. The model uses an Ideal Angular Velocity Source to place a fixed velocity demand on the gearbox input, while damping the system on both the input and output driveshafts with Rotational Damper blocks.

Custom Planetary Gear System and Subsystem

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