• Department of Computer Science & Engineering

Center For Innovation

Semi-automatic side stand lifter

The invention relate to a mechanism employed for retrieving of side stand in two wheeler semi automatically by using ratchet and pawl. The mechanical arrangement will cause the side stand to retrieve automatically as the vehicle gets shifted. Initially pawl gets engaged with one of the teeth of the ratcher wheel. The ratcher wheel is arrested from motion due to engagement. Damping spring is used to keep the pawl always compressively contact with the ratcher. When the rider shifts the gear by using clutch and the gear shifting lever to move the vehicle, the pawl gets disengaged from the ratcher wheel by means of pressure force on the pawl pin.