Fundamentals of Gearing

This course is a comprehensive overview of the industry. It begins with a little history of gearing and proceeds through the topics of:

  • Parallel axis gear basics
  • Involute tooth form
  • Description of the gear
  • Diametrical pitch/Module
  • Pitch
  • Pressure angle
And then finishes by defining a series of 37 crucial terms used in gearing.

Students will also receive a copy of the ANSI/AGMA 1012-G05 Gear Nomenclature, Definitions of Terms with Symbols. ($78 value)

You will have 30 days to complete the online course.

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Fundamentals of Gearing: Full Course
History of Gearing
Parallel Axis Gear Basics
Involute Tooth Form
Description of the Gear
Diametrical Pitch/Module
Pressure Angle
Important Gear Terms
Course Completion
Individual topic purchase: Selected
American Gear Manufacturers Association
Continuing Education Hours: 1.00
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