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gear train

n.
A system of interconnected gears.

gear train

n
(General Engineering) engineering a system of gears that transmits power from one shaft to another
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4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- About High-speed Transmission Transmission is a type of gearbox, which uses gears and gear trains to provide speed and torque conversions from rotating power source to another device.
The projects will reinforce key engineering concepts such as gear trains, worm drives, pneumatics, eccentric motion and more.
He covers the geometry of cylindrical gears, the integrity of gears, elements of cylindrical gear drive design, bevel gears, planetary gear trains, and worm gear drives.
These movements require the highly-specialised production and adjustment techniques of perfectly-made miniature components, such as wheels and gear trains.
This assumption is reasonable for planetary gear trains with high transmission ratio and also simplifies the analysis.
Gear trains are widely used in various means of transport, including air, rail and road transport.
Thus, they differ from an ordinary parallel shaft gear trains by having a moving axis or axes: sun pinion gear, planet gear, planet carrier, internal toothed ring gear--annulus, Fig.
The author provides detailed drawings and illustrations that document nearly every part of the clock such as the sun-moon dial, the gear trains, the calendar hand, the equation-of-time indicator, the strike operation, the music train and the settings for dial indicators.
New gear constraints for modeling abstract gear trains
Gear trains or toothed belt assemblies incorporated into designs to accommodate rotary shaft encoders
TRW doesn't want these actuators and associated gear trains making noise.
The tool can also align machines, gear trains, rollers, and transfer lines.