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JD 210
John Deere Power Train


Credits: 8
Clock Hours per Quarter: 110

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:50    Lab Hours:60


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 students only.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Set up endplay or preloads.
  • Describe hydraulic shift and manual shift transmissions.
  • Disassemble, assemble, and test all types of John Deere agricultural power train components.
  • Demonstrate understanding the theory of power-train systems.
  • Explain the theory of operation of mechanical, partial-powershift, full-powershift, and infinitely variable transmissions.
  • Diagnose, disassemble, and reassemble various power-train systems.
  • Explain the theory of operation of brakes (wet and dry), torsion damper, and torque converters.
  • Demonstrate understanding of final drive systems.
  • Diagnose, disassemble, and reassemble various final drive and differential systems.

  • 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.