speed reducer

speed reducer

[′spēd ri‚dü·sər]
(mechanical engineering)
A train of gears placed between a motor and the machinery which it will drive, to reduce the speed with which power is transmitted.
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Speed reducer optimum design problem: Speed reducer design problem was designed for minimization of the weight of speed reducer under the constraints on bending stresses of the surface, gear teeth and shafts along with their transverse deflections (Akay and Karaboga, 2010).
Such design scheme compensates crankshaft unbalance, decrease vibration intensity and increase reliability of cycloidal speed reducer.
The actuator is also effective in vertical applications and comes preinstalled with a precision speed reducer for mounting to any motor.
The motor was developed in conjunction with Mitsubishi and has a maximum power output of 66bhp, its power transmitted to the front wheels through a speed reducer and single-ratio gearbox.
Among the topics are a three-dimensional numerical simulation of the whole flow field on a centrifugal fan, a multi-mode vibrator-based power generator for vehicles, the finite element analysis of the anchor assembly in a cable hydraulic lift, the minimum sensitivity robust design of a cycloid pinwheel speed reducer, sound insulation for compound steel panels, and the response of adhesively bonded joints under transverse impact.
The motor was developed in conjunction with Mitsubishi and has a maximum power output of 67bhp, its power transmitted to the front wheels through a speed reducer and singleratio gearbox.
Since the gear is rotating, centrifugal forces cast the lubricant adhering to the gearing into the enclosed atmosphere of the speed reducer casing.
Each beam is powered by its own motor with a speed reducer directly on the belt assembly.
When a gearbox also went down, it fitted a Dodge torque-arm II shaft-mounted speed reducer, primarily because of its tapered bushing system, which makes disassembly and reassembly a quick and predictable task.
Power is delivered to the rear wheels via speed reducer gears and a Dana Spicer rear differential.
This paper exemplifies (in two parts) an application of this algorithm on a product of motor-reducer type, which consists of a planetary speed reducer and an electric motor.
Stop by in the Food Processing Machinery area and see the full line of products including the Dodge Imperial roller bearing, Grip-Tight ball bearing, Tigear 2 speed reducer, Quantis helical speed reducer, Reliance EZ Kleen motors, NEMA Premium Efficient motors and NEMA 4X SP 600 drive.