Large Scores and Radial Cracks on Case-Hardened Worms - May/June 2003
The article "Large Scores and Radial Cracks on Case-Hardened Worms" appeared in the May/June 2003 issue of Gear Technology.
In the last couple of years, many research projects dealt with the determination of load limits of cylindrical worm gears. These projects primarily focused on the load capacity of the worm wheel, whereas the worm was neglected. This contribution presents investigations regarding damages such as large scores and cracks on the flanks of case-hardened worms.
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