Ever-Power has been creating and manufacturing reliable, powerful gearboxes for over 20 years. RW Series miniature right angle gearboxes offer high torque values with very low backlash in extremely compact frames. Three gear ratios are available to meet the needs of your unique application.
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Worm Wheel Miniature Gearboxes
Our RW series miniature worm equipment box assembly may be little, but it’s tough enough to take care of demanding power transfer applications. Designed with machined aluminium housings and hardened steel input and output gears, they’ll deliver a long time of reliable performance.
Available in three standard output ratios and with two result shaft diameter options, it’s easy to find the Ever-Power correct miniature gearbox to your requirements. Each RW model worm equipment container assembly provides proportionally high torque ideals (1.4 NM at 3,000 RPM) with very low backlash (optimum 2° backlash).
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The Ever-Power Advantage
High efficiency miniature right angle gearbox (up to 90% at 1,000 RPM)
Three equipment ratios available: 5:1, 10:1, and 20:1
Extremely compact footprint: 1.5” x 1.5” x 1.08”
12.5 inch-lbs. output torque
Very low backlash (2° backlash optimum)
90° output angle
Maximum input speed: 3,000 RPM
Machined aluminum housing with hardened metal gears and oil-impregnated bronze bearings
Manufactured in the China
Mechanical drives take supplied torque and could increase or reduce that torque predicated on application. Also velocity is increased or decreased in proportion index G – GEAR BOXES – on blue – smallto the speed reduction ratio. Ever-Power has a full line of gearboxes and velocity reducers, and the elements needed to build them, in a wide selection of standard ratios and shaft options and also custom designs.
Helical, bevel, and miter gear boxes provide options of speed reducers or quickness increasers, and could be driven in either direction. All Ever-Power worm equipment speed reducers and right angle drives are manufactured for powerful in a large spectral range of applications. Typically worm gear boxes are not used as velocity increasers. The situations are molded glass-filled material making them extremely tough and resistant to corrosive conditions. They are offered in a wide range of ratios and are equipped with right hand or left hand worm gears. The result shafts may be solid or hollow, and load capacity is unaffected by direction and rotation.
Worm gear acceleration reducers are made up of a screw (the worm) that drives a wheel (helical gear) or single enveloping wheel and are found in mechanical applications which range from conveyors to physical exercise devices to robots.
Geneva mechanisms and assemblies are usually used to transform continuous rotary motion into intermittent rotary movement. The rotating drive wheel includes a pin that gets to right into a slot of the driven wheel advancing it by one step and a blocking disc that locks the powered wheel constantly in place between steps.
Compact design is one of the key phrases of the typical gearboxes of the BJ-Series. Further optimisation can be achieved through the use of adapted gearboxes or unique gearboxes.
Our worm gearboxes and actuators are really quiet. This is because of the very smooth working of the worm equipment combined with the usage of cast iron and high precision on component manufacturing and assembly. In connection with our precision gearboxes, we take extra care of any sound that can be interpreted as a murmur from the apparatus. Therefore the general noise degree of our gearbox is definitely reduced to an absolute minimum.
On the worm gearbox the input shaft and output shaft are perpendicular to each other. This often proves to become a Worm Gear Box Assembly decisive advantage producing the incorporation of the gearbox substantially simpler and more compact.The worm gearbox can be an angle gear. This is an edge for incorporation into constructions.
Solid bearings in solid housing
The output shaft of the BJ worm gearbox is quite firmly embedded in the apparatus house and is ideal for direct suspension for wheels, movable arms and other areas rather than needing to build a separate suspension.
For larger equipment ratios,EP-Gear’s worm gearboxes will provide a self-locking impact, which in many situations can be utilized as brake or as extra security. Also spindle gearboxes with a trapezoidal spindle are self-locking, making them perfect for an array of solutions.
The worm-gear reducer comprises of three main parts: housing, worm-gear and wheel.
The carcasses are constructed with GG-25 cast-iron, and so are available for all sorts of gear-reducer. This make sure they are perform effectively under stressed conditions, vibrations or any kind of setback that cannot be avoided through the assembly
The worm-gear is constructed of hardened and quench-hardened steel, with ground- on teeth sides, and the crowns made of DIN (GZ-CuSn 12 Ni2) centricast bronze, melted on steel. Due to the mechanical work of these two parts having top quality, excellent efficiency and low noise levels have been achived.
The output shaft is hollow, though it can be done to adapt a solid shaft.
The oil seals made of NITRILE BUTADIENE, according to DIN 3760, high quality bearings, an EPOXY- impregnated finish ( 2 components), and grey-coloured SINGLE LAYER ENAMEL finish ( 2 components) ( RAL 7672), supply the best gear reducer available.
In the size 62 of the MF series, worm-gear reducers, the output hollow shaft of diameter 30 has been included, that substitutes to the output hollow shaft with diameter 25, from size 62. This variant provides like reference size 63 and exists like response to the demand of our costumers since, upon mounting better bearings in the output, bears higher axial loads that its analogous one in the MF-62 series. The others of technical feature are similar to the its analogous in the size 62.
In order to create a gear reducer and also to make it work efficiently, the next instructions must be taken into account:
It must be fixed on a set surface in order to avoid either vibrations or tensions.
If undistributed loads or continued start-ups are foreseen, it is recommended to insert compensating couplings, connectors, torque limiters etc…
If the apparatus reducer needed to be painted, the essential oil seals must be covered to avoid them from drying and losing their seal.
The device work of the fittings setup in the output shafts require an ISO H7 or h6 margin for the hollow shaft.
It is wise to pay attention to this element when the gear reducer output shaft is driven instead of being a driver. Bearing in mind that among the features of this worm-equipment reducer may be the fact that can’t be axle-driven by the result shaft (irreversibility), it is almost impossible to meet total irreversibility conditions, due to external factors such as for example vibrations, etc. That is why, when the application form requires total irreversibility, it is advisable to utilize exterior brakes with enough capacity to avoid slipping.
It could be said that the conditions under which irreversibility can happen are as follows:
• Efficiency < 0,55 (discover table of specialized features).
This type of gear reducer is provided with a permanent lubrication, so it does not need any kind of maintenance.
The lubrication of this gear reducer type is continuous and comes as standard, with top quality refined oil which includes antirust and antiwear products with Fe, Cu and alloy protectors that has quality level CLP DIN 51517-3, FGZ level 12, AP GL-4, US 224, AGMA 250-04; because of this its maintenance isn’t needed.
High reduction gear
Worm and wheel gear pairings provide large speed decrease ratios with only one equipment pairing in a far more compact space when compared with other types of gears. You can expect up to a maximum ratio of 100:1 with our products. Another advantage of the Worm and Wheel gear pairings is the low level noise they produce. Some disadvantages will be the general low effectiveness and the fact that they generate temperature.
Benefit of EP’s Worm Gears – “Cold rolled Worm Gears”
1) The hardness of the helicoid surface area has been achieved by function hardening when the frosty rolling was performed, providing Worm gears with better mechanical properties than machined worms due to fact that the metallic fibrous structure is not cut.
2) The surface hardness after chilly rolling is increased by 1.2 to at least one 1.3 times when compared with the hardness of the initial materials, and the hardness of the helicoid surface area increases to around HB240 to 260.
3) Frosty rolled worms are ideal for miniature gear applications since this is often rotated smoothly without damaging the worm wheels crafted from POM or various other soft materials.
4) Due to the implementation of the cold rolling method, the helicoid surface area of EP-Worm (M0.5 to 2.0) comes out with a mirror like complete. Thus, EP-Precision Frosty Rolled Worms give a smooth procedure and long term durability.
Worm gears are constructed of a worm and a gear (sometimes referred to as a worm wheel), with non-parallel, non-intersecting shafts oriented 90 degrees to each other. The worm is analogous to a screw with a V-type thread, and the apparatus is analogous to a spur equipment. The worm is typically the traveling component, with the worm’s thread advancing the teeth of the gear.
Like a ball screw, the worm in a worm gear might have a single start or multiple starts – and therefore there are multiple threads, or helicies, on the worm. For a single-start worm, each complete turn (360 degrees) of the worm advances the equipment by one tooth. So a gear with 24 teeth will provide a gear reduced amount of 24:1. For a multi-begin worm, the gear reduction equals the number of teeth on the gear, divided by the amount of starts on the worm. (That is not the same as most other types of gears, where the gear reduction is usually a function of the diameters of the two components.)
The meshing of the worm and the gear is an assortment of sliding and rolling actions, but sliding contact dominates at high reduction ratios. This sliding action causes friction and warmth, which limits the efficiency of worm gears to 30 to 50 percent. To be able to minimize friction (and for that reason, heat), the worm and gear are constructed with dissimilar metals – for instance, the worm could be produced of hardened steel and the apparatus manufactured from bronze or aluminum.
Although the sliding contact decreases efficiency, it provides extremely quiet operation. (The utilization of dissimilar metals for the worm and gear also plays a part in quiet procedure.) This makes worm gears suitable for use where sound should be minimized, such as for example in elevators. In addition, the use of a softer materials for the gear implies that it could absorb shock loads, like those skilled in large equipment or crushing machines.
The primary benefit of worm gears is their ability to provide high reduction ratios and correspondingly high torque multiplication. They can also be used as velocity reducers in low- to moderate-swiftness applications. And, because their decrease ratio is founded on the number of gear teeth only, they are more compact than other styles of gears. Like fine-pitch business lead screws, worm gears are usually self-locking, which makes them perfect for hoisting and lifting applications.
Worms & Worm Gears
EP Gear’s worms and worm gears provide a highly effective answer for power transmitting applications requiring high-ratio quickness reduction in a restricted space using correct angle (90°), non-intersecting shafts. When properly applied, worms and worm gears supply the smoothest, quietest kind of gearing.
Because the efficiency of a worm equipment drive depends on the business lead angle and number of begins on the worm – and because increased efficiency is always an objective, the ratio ought to be kept only possible. To run correctly, worms and worm gears utilized together must have the same diametral pitch and threads.
Our complete type of worms and worm gears could be ordered through the EP Gear Guaranteed Same Day Shipment Program for the quickest delivery possible.
90°, nonintersecting shaft applications answer highly specialized power transmission needs.
Our worm gears offer the smoothest, quietest kind of gearing.
They offer high-ratio speed reduction in minimal spaces.
Their efficiency is easily increased by lowering ratios.
With some ratios, there is level of resistance to back driving.
Offered from 48 DP to 3 DP
Stocked as single, double and quad start configurations