worm & worm wheel

worms and worm gears provide a highly effective answer for power transmitting applications requiring high-ratio acceleration reduction in a limited space using right angle (90°), nonintersecting shafts. When properly applied, worms and worm gears provide the smoothest, quietest type of gearing.

Because the efficiency of a worm equipment drive depends on the lead angle and amount of begins on the worm – and because increased effectiveness is always an objective, the ratio ought to be kept only possible. To run properly, worms and worm gears worm & worm wheel utilized together must have the same diametral pitch and threads.

Our complete line of worms and worm gears can be ordered through the Boston Gear Guaranteed Same Day time Shipment Plan for the fastest delivery possible.