Gearbox Design and Manufacture

Understanding exactly what goes into the design of a gearbox will help anyone who needs to identify the ideal model for their purposes. There is no one-size-fits-all method and many gearbox manufacturers these days even offer entirely customised options for unique applications. Here we will delve into the gearbox design process and explain the steps that an engineer must take in order to develop a gearbox design. Preliminary Gearbox Design Questions The first step is identifying the basic framework within which the more detailed elements will added. Questions a gearbox engineer must ask before commencing the design stage include the likes of what kind of input speed and horsepower the final build will be required to sustain. The engineer will […]

Crane Wheels Supplier

A lot of modern construction projects rely heavily on cranes and their ability to move enormous and extremely heavy loads with relative ease, and it is because of this ability that they require constant maintenance to ensure all a crane’s components are in good working order. One of the most important crane components are the various crane wheels. Suppliers like Yorkshire’s YB Components usually keep a good stock of crane wheels from the top crane wheel manufacturers in order to ship them quickly all around the UK and the rest of the world. The Importance of Crane Wheel Maintenance Crane wheels are pretty much the most important parts within crane-based travelling systems as they enable the crane to function, however […]

RGM Gearboxes

Renowned the world over as the ‘Specialist for Worm Geared Motors’, the company known as RGM RUHRGETRIEBE in their native German has been manufacturing worm gears and worm geared motors for over 65 years. Thanks to their focus mostly being on one product type and their impressive experience in the field, RGM worm gears are utilised in almost all industrial sectors. It is a testament to their enduring quality that so many of the RGM gearboxes and other geared motor components are still in strong demand years after their original implementation. RGM Worm Gears The company aims to offer real solutions with their products and thus provide an extensive product range with many different drive types. They aim to create […]

Supror Gearboxes

Supror Gearboxes are a professional manufacturer of gearboxes and geared motors as well as planetary and worm gear reducers. Supror planetary gear reducers are especially useful for port machinery applications as they guarantee high efficiency and operational stability. The Supror geared motors come in either co-axial form or in right angle form for applications that require an angle. There are also special reducers available for either horizontal or vertical installation. Introducing Supror Gearboxes Originally based in China, though incorporating some imported Italian technological breakthroughs to guarantee the highest quality product, Supror Transmission have exported their gearbox products to over a hundred countries across five continents, making them one of Asia’s largest exporters of worm gear and planetary reducers. The company […]