Articles By Rick Miller


Tooth Tips: Requirements for Gear Design

The following steps help ensure a successful gearbox is designed and specified, and all of the customer’s desired attributes and design inputs are met.

Tooth Tips: Achieving Gear Design Success

When evaluating a new or existing spur gear design, there are important areas that should be evaluated.

Tooth Tips: Micropitting

Calculating EHL film thickness is one way that can help evaluate the relative risk of micropitting related to lubrication, which plays an important role.

Tooth Tips: Achieving Gearbox Design Excellence

Simplicity and engineering judgment help ensure successful gearbox designs.