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Worm Gear Design

May 31-June 1, 2018 | Crowne Plaza Old Town Alexandria, Alexandria, VA

Course Description

Provide an introduction and emphasize the differences between parallel (the experience base) axis and worm and crossed axis helical gears. Describe the basics of worm and crossed axis helical gears, their fundamental design principals, application guidelines and recommendations, lubrication requirement, a discussion of accuracy and quality and summarize with a brief review of common failure modes.

Learning Objectives

•     Define the basic differences between parallel axis, common crossed intersecting axis and worm / wheel and crossed axis helical gears

•     Interpret and discuss the design and applications specifics as they apply to worm / wheel and crossed axis helical gears

•     Assess lubrication, cooling and support requirements for worm / wheel and crossed axis helical gears

•     Explain the cause of a particular failure of a worm / wheel or crossed axis helical gear pair, as a function of application or use

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Cancellation and Payment Policy

Payment must accompany this form. All cancellations must be in writing and received by AGMA 14 days prior to the class start.  A $200 U.S. processing fee will be assessed for each cancelled registration that results in a refund after the 14-day period. A substitution or schedule change fee of $50 when substituting one student for another or moving the current student to another AGMA course after the 14-day period. A 50% refund will be issued if cancellation occurs on or after the class start date.

Hotel Info

Crowne Plaza Old Town Alexandria
901 N. Fairfax Street
Alexandria, VA 22314

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