Worm Gears are Right Angle Drives Providing Large Speed Ratios on Comparatively Short Center Distances
Sprocket & Gear specializes in the manufacture of short run
high quality precision rigid specs worm gears, parts and assemblies to
customer’s. We can manufacture worm gears using the
necessary metal or plastic to meet customer’s requirements.
Metro recommends hardened steel and bronze for worm gears.
depending on the application unhardened steel worms operate adequately
and more economically with cast iron worm gears at 50% horsepower
In addition to steel and hardened steel, worms are available in
stainless, aluminum, bronze and nylon; worm gears are available in
steel, hardened steel, stainless, aluminum, nylon and non-metallic