gear wheel


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gear wheel

[′gir ‚wēl]
(mechanical engineering)
A wheel that meshes gear teeth with another part.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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--for the first prototype: element lengths: [h.sub.1]=30 mm; [h.sub.2] = 70 mm, [h.sub.3] = 135 mm; three worm gear transmissions with worm gears [z.sub.1]=1 (one thread) and cylindrical gear wheel with [z.sub.2]=52 teeth; wheels radius 25 mm; weight: 978 g.