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JD 210
John Deere Power Trains


Credits: 10
Clock Hours per Quarter: 140

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:60    Lab Hours:80


Description
Theory of power transmission from engine to traction wheels are discussed. Topics include function and operation of gears, chains, clutches, planetary gears, drive lines, differentials, and transmissions. Complete disassembly, inspection, and reassembly to specification are practiced. Offered to second year John Deere students only.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate endplay or preloads in power train components.
  • Describe power-shift and manual shift transmissions.
  • Explain the operation of hydrostatic transmissions.
  • Test, disassemble and assemble all types of John Deere agricultural power train components.
  • Explain the theory of operation of power train systems in John Deere equipment.
  • Communicate the complaint, the cause, and the action taken to correct the problem.
  • Use software applications and technical equipment appropriate for task.
  • Exhibit professionalism as listed in "Guidelines to Success" policies.

  • Course Topics
  • Safety
  • Lifting and blocking
  • Clutches
  • Transmission designs
  • Drives
  • Diagnostics

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    JD 210
    Winter 2013
    1349
    Les Echtenkamp
    JD 210
    Fall 2011
    1349
    Les Echtenkamp
    JD 210
    Winter 2011
    1349
    Les Echtenkamp
    JD 210
    Fall 2009
    1349
    Les Echtenkamp
    JD 210
    Winter 2009
    1349
    Del Wilde


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
    X
    X
     
     
     
    X
    X
     
     
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.