geared wheel


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Noun1.geared wheel - a toothed wheel that engages another toothed mechanism in order to change the speed or direction of transmitted motiongeared wheel - a toothed wheel that engages another toothed mechanism in order to change the speed or direction of transmitted motion
cog, sprocket - tooth on the rim of gear wheel
escape wheel - gear that engages a rocking lever
pinion - a gear with a small number of teeth designed to mesh with a larger wheel or rack
epicyclic gear, planet gear, planet wheel, planetary gear - an outer gear that revolves about a central sun gear of an epicyclic train
rack and pinion - a wheel gear (the pinion) meshes with a toothed rack; converts rotary to reciprocating motion (and vice versa)
spur gear, spur wheel - gear wheels that mesh in the same plane
sun gear - the central gear in an epicyclic train
tooth - one of a number of uniform projections on a gear
wheel - a simple machine consisting of a circular frame with spokes (or a solid disc) that can rotate on a shaft or axle (as in vehicles or other machines)
worm gear - gear consisting of a shaft with screw thread (the worm) that meshes with a toothed wheel (the worm wheel); changes the direction of the axis of rotary motion
worm wheel - gear with the thread of a worm
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In this area, the barrel is designed as an internally geared wheel of a planetary gear unit.
The funding will support IntelliWheels' development of a patent-pending geared wheel for manual wheelchairs, designed to make pushing a wheelchair easier.
The just created Virtual Lab being reported in this article is very useful at the above described circumstances, because it gives opportunity to the user to visualize the geared wheels, permitting him/her to change parameters like the radiuses of the wheels and their angular speed, showing on screen (visualizing) a math model based animation reflecting the changes, and reporting the corresponding experimental data.