Helical Gears

RHINO GEAR HELICAL GEARS

Rhino Gear LogoRhino Gear makes a wide variety of custom and off-the-shelf helical gears that provide advantages in all kinds of applications.

Helical gears have teeth that are set at an angle. They're very similar to spur gears, except the teeth of a helical gear are cut at an angle to the axis or hole. These teeth typically engage more slowly and smoothly than other types of gears used for similar applications because the load is transferred uniformly and gradually.

This results in superior performance, reduced noise and vibration. When used on parallel shafts, helical gears are like spur gears, but generally provide a stronger, smoother running gear train. Helical gears are made in both right and left-hand configurations.

Rhino Gear Helical Gear Capabilities

  • Pitch diameter range: ½” to 50”
  • Diametric pitch range: 1½ to 64 (17–0.4 module)
  • Face width range: ¼” to 24”
Rhino Gear Helical Gear

PRODUCTS

Two SlewPro Slewing Rings

SLEWING RINGS

Our slewing rings range from small, single row to large, triple roller bearings.
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Two SlewPro Gears

GEARS

Small- to mid-sized OEMs trust Rhino Gear to meet both custom and standard gear orders.
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SlewPro Slewing Drives

SLEWING DRIVES

Our slewing drives cross over all major brands and come in a range of design options.
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Case Study: SlewPro Partnership Saves Time & Money

When Wolf Robotics needed a quick turnaround on a new slewing bearing for a special project in 2017, SlewPro was the only company able to meet the time and specification requirements. The project met all requirements and was on budget, earning more trust from Wolf Robotics’ engineering team.

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