Industrial Worm Gearbox / Gear Reducer (Cutaway version)
3D model description
*** PART OF MY INDUSTRIAL GEARBOX COLLECTION ***
This is a fully 3D printable version of an industrial worm gearbox / gear reducer. This cutaway version can be used for training purposes, and has a gear ratio of 1:30
A worm gear consists of a “worm” and a “worm gear”. The worm is a gear with a screw-like shape, when the worm turns 360 degrees the worm gear rotates 1 teeth. Worm gear reducers are typically used in applications that requires high speed reduction when space is limited. Another advantage of the worm gear is that “back driving” is nearly impossible.
No additional hardware needed!
*** UPDATE 7-16-2018***
I`ve added a cap that can make the gearbox non-cutaway, see the green parts in the fourth picture. When you want the gearbox to be non-cutaway, you have to print the 2 files named with NON-CUTAWAY.
3D printer file information
- Design number: 30755
3D design format: STL Folder details Close
- (1x) Housing.stl
- Last update: 2019-01-13 at 11:07
2018-08-24 at 09:38
?Published to Thingiverse on: 2018-07-08 at 20:16
Best 3D printer files of the Prototyping category
Best sellers of the category Prototyping
Would you like to support Cults?
You like Cults and you want to help us continue the adventure independently? Please note that we are a small team of 3 people, therefore it is very simple to support us to maintain the activity and create future developments. Here are 4 solutions accessible to all:
ADVERTISING: Disable your banner blocker (AdBlock, …) and click on our banner ads.
AFFILIATION: Make your purchases online by clicking on our affiliate links here Amazon.
DONATE: If you want, you can make a donation via Ko-Fi 💜.
WORD OF MOUTH: Invite your friends to come, discover the platform and the magnificent 3D files shared by the community!