sprocket wheel


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sprocket wheel

[′spräk·ət ‚wēl]
(design engineering)
A wheel with teeth or cogs, used for a chain drive or to engage the blocks on a cable.
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Noise levels are reduced because of the light weight of the chains, which enables the engineering plastic inner links to engage with the sprocket wheels with minimal driving noise.
The SK1 can be integrated into timing pulleys, sheaves, and sprocket wheels, making them suitable for indirectly driven CNC machines.
Wave-shaped tracks are quieter and create less vibration than sprocket wheels and would not require lubrication.
The film could then be moved by means of perforations along the sides over sprocket wheels, which could push the film in front of a flashing light at a carefully regulated speed.
Tenders are invited for Procurement Of Modified Sprocket Wheels For Spillage Conveyors Of Semi Mobile Crushers Of Oc2 Rg3 As Per Drawing Enclosed.