hypoid gear


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hypoid gear

[′hī‚pȯid ¦gir]
(mechanical engineering)
Gear wheels connecting nonparallel, nonintersecting shafts, usually at right angles.
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Identical direct electromagnetic clutch units on ether side of the rear drive unit's hypoid gear control the amount of torque that reaches each rear wheel, and act as the limited-slip differential.
AMSOIL Severe Gear Synthetic SAE 190 and SAE 250 Gear Lubricants are recommended for use in hypoid gear differentials and other applications requiring a high viscosity, API GL-5 gear lube.
8-inch rear axle matched with the high-output diesel engine boasting a 300-mm hypoid gear set, a 4-pinion helical differential and a cooling-fin equipped aluminum differential cover for optimal thermal management.
The acquisition also provided important manufacturing technology to GKN Driveline in the Americas, including ground hypoid gear manufacturing, advanced vacuum carburizing and single piece flow assembly.
a Dana majority-owned venture with Anand Automotive Systems, broke ground for a 50,000-square-foot (4,645-square-meter) hypoid gear manufacturing facility in Chakan, India.
The transmission and transfer case incorporate all helical gearing, and the rear axle uses an automotive-style hypoid gear set that provides smooth power flow.
Components will be primarily sourced in China, except for the hypoid gear set, which will be produced in the company's Nagoya facility in Japan.
ArvinMeritor's Light-duty Axles: ArvinMeritor's newest chassis development product offers a three-axis hypoid gear design that improves noise, vibration and durability; precision-forged differential gears; torque fluctuation-based NVH end of line testing; and improved dynamic sealing solutions.
The axle utilizes Dana's proprietary technology in hypoid gear design that maximizes gear strength capacity and durability, as well as optimizing gear tooth meshing refinement.
The PowerFilm(TM) lubricant, when combined with low friction bearings and an optimized sliding geometry of the hypoid gear set, will provide significantly reduced axle operating temperatures, improved axle efficiency and fuel economy.
PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-54 Gears II-54 Classification of Gears by Product Type II-54 Spur Gears II-54 Helical Gears II-54 Double Helical (Herringbone) Gears II-55 Bevel Gears II-55 Spiral Bevel Gears II-55 Hypoid Gears II-55 Crown Gear II-55 Worm Gear II-55 Differential Gear II-55 Rack Gear II-55 Idler Gear II-56 Planetary Gear II-56 Gear and Pinion II-56 Precision Gears II-56 Classification of Gears Based on Position of Axes II-56 Gear Trains II-56 Gearbox II-57 Emergence of New Gear Segments II-57 Drives II-57 Classification of Drives II-57 Mechanical Drives II-57 Electric Drives II-57 DC Electric Drives Vs.
Optimization of face cone element for spiral bevel and hypoid gears, Journal of Mechanical Design 133(9): 1-7.