Spur gears are a very important and a crucial part of many mechanical operations. If you have ever wondered what a spur gear is and what role it plays in gearboxes, then today is your lucky day—there is no need to wonder anymore. Here at Blaz-Man Gear Inc. Power Transmission Group, we want to do our part in sharing our knowledge and experience with you to provide a solid foundation on all things gears. The more information you have, the better you will understand the inner working of spur gears.
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To start, spiral bevel gears have helical teeth at a 90-degree angle. The goal of this design is to provide more flexibility and traction in hopes that they will not slip during the operation. This type of bevel gear is also known as a hypoid gear. For more information on the spiral bevel gear overall, as well as some of the advantages of the spiral bevel gear, continue reading below.
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