Gearbox Systems Design - October 19-21, 2021
Who Should Attend:
Gear design engineers
Management involved with the design and manufacture of gearing type components
Metallurgists and materials engineers
Quality assurance technicians
Furnace design engineers
Expected Student Learning (Course Level) Outcomes:
Understand types of housing construction, housing elements (covers, inspection ports, sump, mounting, etc.)
Apply drawing practices for housings and related components
Bearing mounting, retention and sealing
Understand election and role of gearbox accessories, such as breathers, filters, screens, sight gages, and other level indication devices
Apply the appropriate lubricant selection
Apply the lubricant to the rotating elements
Describe the selection criteria concerning the basic lubricant chemistry. Since the best design is only as good as its implementation, drawing practices and tolerancing will also be addressed from the designers’ perspective.
Learn about translating the general design from the design manual to the individual component drawings.