Technical Articles

QTC METRIC GEARS has published these technical articles:

(Gears)
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Plastic gears are continuing to displace metal gears in a widening arena of applications. Their unique characteristics are also being enhanced with new developments, both in materials and processing.... (View Full Article)
(Power Transmission)
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There are several causes of noise. The noise and vibration in rotating gears, especially at high loads and high speeds, needs to be addressesd. Following are ways to reduce the noise. These points... (View Full Article)
(Gears)
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The purpose of lubricating gears is as follows: 1. Promote sliding between teeth to reduce the coefficient of friction (m). 2. Limit the temperature rise caused by rolling and sliding friction. To... (View Full Article)
(Gears)
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Gears are some of the most important elements used in machinery. There are few mechanical devices that do not have the need to transmit power and motion between rotating shafts. Gears not only do this... (View Full Article)
(Gears)
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Displays images and descriptions of different gear types including spur gears, helical gears, bevel gears and more.... (View Full Article)
(Gears)
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A planetary gear system, also referred to as epicyclic gearing, consists of three elements - a sun gear, one or more planet gears, and a ring gear. The sun gear is located at the center, and transmits... (View Full Article)