Articles By Rick Miller
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.
When evaluating a new or existing spur gear design, there are important areas that should be evaluated.
Calculating EHL film thickness is one way that can help evaluate the relative risk of micropitting related to lubrication, which plays an important role.
Simplicity and engineering judgment help ensure successful gearbox designs.