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Various Types of Gears and Gearbox & Construction of Gearbox

The wheels that engage each other in which turning of one turns the other is called gearing. A wheel having teeth made especially to engage similar teeth or other wheels is known as a Gear. If the two gears in a gear set are considerably different size the smaller one is called the pinion. The size of the teeth on any gear is determined by the pitch of the gear. The purpose of gearing are to provide a means for mechanical advantage in transmitting power which is in the form of torque or to change the direction of torque. Know about the purpose of gear box? Gear A…