A Cotter joint is a joint which is locked by a cotter. A cotter is a flat wedge-shaped piece of rectangular cross-section and its width is tapered from one end to another for an easy adjustment. Mostly it is tapered on one side but sometimes it may be tapered on both sides. Let us see […]
How to Design a Sleeve and Cotter Joint?
As you know, there are 3 different types of cotter joints. The Sleeve and Cotter Joint is one of them. The other two are the Socket and Spigot Cotter Joint, and Gib and cotter joint. In this article, we are going to discuss this Sleeve and Cotter joint construction and how to design this Cotter Joint […]