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Helical Gearbox

Author : Date : 2014-3-27 16:53:11

Helical Gearbox
Helical Gears

Helical gears are cut at angles which allow for gradual contact between each of the helical gear teeth. This type of innovation provides for a smooth and quiet operation. Gearboxes using helical gears are applicable in high horsepower and efficient applications.

helical gearbox
Figure 3: Helical Gearbox

Physical Properties
Helical gears are typically constructed from cast iron, aluminum allow or iron material but may vary depending on the manufacturer.

Note: Gears made from steel materials can be noisy when coming into contact with other gears and also make them prone to wear.

Advantages of Helical Gears 

     • Can be meshed in parallel or cross orientation
     • Smooth and quiet operation
     • Efficient
     • High horsepower

Disadvantages of Helical Gears 

     • Resultant thrust along axis of gear
     • Additives to lubrication

Applications of Helical Gears
Helical gears are widely used in applications which require efficiency and high horsepower.

     • Oil Industry
     • Blowers
     • Food and Labeling
     • Cutters
     • Elevators 

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