Starshine Drive Cycloid Geared Motor Characteristics
1. Smooth running,low noise gear tooth needle more engagement.
2. Cycloidal tooth profile provides a high contact ratio to withstand overload shocks
3. Compact size: single ratio available from 1/9 to 1/87, double stage up from 1/99 to 1/7569
4. Ideal for dynamic applications: frequent start-stop-reversing duties suits for cyclo speed reducer since inertia is low
5. Reduce maintenance costs: high reliability, long life, minimal maintenance compared to conventional gearboxes
6. Internal parts replaceable with other brands to ensure running.
7. Grease Lubricated & Oil Lubricated Models Available
8. Output Shaft Rotation Direction: Single Reduction: Clockwise Rotation; Double Reduction→ Counter Clockwise Rotation
9. Ambient Conditions: Indoor Installation:10-40 Celsius, Max 85% Humidity, Under 1000m Altitude, Well Ventilated Environment, Free of corrosive, explosive gases, vapors and dust
10.Slow Speed Shaft Direction: Horizontal, Vertical Up & Down, Universal Direction
11.Mounting Style: Foot Mount, Flange Mount & Vertical F-flange Mount,
12. Input Connection: Cyclo Integral Motor, Hollow Input Shaft Adapter
13. Coupling Method With Driven Machine: Coupling, Gears, Chain Sprocket Or Belt
14. Cycloid reducer Capacity Range: 0.37kW ~ 11kW;
2. Technical parameters
|Output Shaft Dia.
ZheJiang CHINAMFG Drive Co.,Ltd,the predecessor was a state-owned military mould enterprise, was established in 1965. CHINAMFG specializes in the complete power transmission solution for high-end equipment manufacturing industries based on the aim of “Platform Product, Application Design and Professional Service”.
Starshine have a strong technical force with over 350 employees at present, including over 30 engineering technicians, 30 quality inspectors, covering an area of 80000 square CHINAMFG and kinds of advanced processing machines and testing equipments. We have a good foundation for the industry application development and service of high-end speed reducers & variators owning to the provincial engineering technology research center,the lab of gear speed reducers, and the base of modern R&D.
Quality:Insist on Improvement,Strive for Excellence With the development of equipment manufacturing indurstry,customer never satirsfy with the current quality of our products,on the contrary,wcreate the value of quality.
Quality policy:to enhance the overall level in the field of power transmission
Quality View:Continuous Improvement , pursuit of excellence
Quality Philosophy:Quality creates value
3. Incoming Quality Control
To establish the AQL acceptable level of incoming material control, to provide the material for the whole inspection, sampling, immunity. On the acceptance of qualified products to warehousing, substandard goods to take return, check, rework, rework inspection; responsible for tracking bad, to monitor the supplier to take corrective
measures to prevent recurrence.
4. Process Quality Control
The manufacturing site of the first examination, inspection and final inspection, sampling according to the requirements of some projects, judging the quality change trend;
found abnormal phenomenon of manufacturing, and supervise the production department to improve, eliminate the abnormal phenomenon or state.
5. FQC(Final QC)
After the manufacturing department will complete the product, stand in the customer’s position on the finished product quality verification, in order to ensure the quality of
customer expectations and needs.
6. OQC(Outgoing QC)
After the product sample inspection to determine the qualified, allowing storage, but when the finished product from the warehouse before the formal delivery of the goods, there is a check, this is called the shipment inspection.Check content:In the warehouse storage and transfer status to confirm, while confirming the delivery of the
product is a product inspection to determine the qualified products.
|Motor, Machinery, Agricultural Machinery
|Distribution Power, Change Drive Torque, Speed Changing, Speed Reduction
|Hardened Tooth Surface
Variations in Cycloidal Gearbox Design
Cycloidal gearboxes come in various designs and configurations to cater to different application requirements. Some common variations include:
- Single-Stage vs. Multi-Stage: Cycloidal gearboxes can be designed as single-stage or multi-stage systems. Single-stage designs offer a lower gear ratio and are suitable for applications with moderate torque requirements. Multi-stage designs provide higher gear ratios and are used for applications demanding higher torque output.
- Input and Output Arrangements: Cycloidal gearboxes can have various input and output arrangements, including coaxial, inline, and right-angle configurations. These arrangements determine the orientation of the input and output shafts relative to each other.
- Size and Torque Capacity: Different sizes of cycloidal gearboxes are available to accommodate a wide range of torque and power requirements. Smaller sizes are suitable for applications where space is limited, while larger sizes handle higher torque loads.
- Mounting Options: Cycloidal gearboxes offer flexibility in mounting options, including base or flange mounting. This allows for easy integration into different types of machinery and equipment.
- Material Selection: Depending on the application’s demands, cycloidal gearboxes can be constructed using various materials, such as steel, aluminum, and alloys. Material selection affects the gearbox’s durability and performance in different environments.
- Backlash Reduction Mechanisms: Some cycloidal gearboxes feature enhanced backlash reduction mechanisms to further improve precision and accuracy in motion control applications.
These variations in design allow cycloidal gearboxes to be tailored to specific application requirements, making them versatile solutions for a wide range of industries and machinery.
Patents Associated with Cycloidal Gearbox Designs
Throughout the history of cycloidal gearbox development, several patents have been filed for various designs and applications. Some notable patents include:
- Harmonic Drive: Ralph B. Heath’s patent for the “Harmonic Drive” (US Patent 2,906,143), filed in 1957, is one of the most famous patents related to cycloidal gear systems. This patent introduced the concept of a high-precision reduction gear mechanism using flexible components.
- Cycloidal Drive Mechanism: A patent by James Watt for a “Cycloidal Drive Mechanism” (GB Patent 1812), dating back to the 18th century, is often cited as one of the early references to cycloidal motion and gears.
- Planetary Roller Transmission: US Patent 3,671,927 by C.F. Kafesjian and H. Blumenstock introduced a “Planetary Roller Transmission” in 1972, describing a cycloidal drive mechanism with planetary motion.
- Cycloidal Speed Reducer: A patent for a “Cycloidal Speed Reducer” (US Patent 5,588,583) was granted to Richard J. Pieprzak in 1996, focusing on an improved design of cycloidal gears for various applications.
These patents represent a small sample of the numerous innovations and designs related to cycloidal gear systems that have been patented over the years. Patents play a significant role in protecting and promoting innovation in the field of gearbox technology.
Advantages of Using a Cycloidal Gearbox
Cycloidal gearboxes offer several advantages that make them well-suited for various applications:
- High Torque Density: Cycloidal gearboxes provide a high torque output relative to their size and weight. This makes them ideal for applications where space is limited, and high torque is required.
- Compact Design: The unique arrangement of cycloidal pins and lobed profiles results in a compact gearbox design. This is advantageous when dealing with constrained installation spaces.
- Smooth and Precise Motion: Cycloidal motion generates smooth and controlled movement, making these gearboxes suitable for applications requiring accurate positioning, such as robotics and automation.
- High Shock Load Capacity: The multiple points of contact between the cycloidal pins and the lobes distribute the load, allowing cycloidal gearboxes to handle sudden shocks and overloads effectively.
- Backlash Elimination: Cycloidal gearboxes exhibit minimal backlash due to the nature of their motion. This is beneficial in applications where precise motion reversal is crucial.
- High Efficiency: The rolling contact between the pins and lobes contributes to efficient power transmission, resulting in relatively high efficiency levels.
- Reduced Wear and Noise: The rolling motion in cycloidal gearboxes leads to reduced wear on components, resulting in lower maintenance requirements and quieter operation.
- Versatility: Cycloidal gearboxes can handle a wide range of ratios and speeds, making them suitable for various industrial and automation applications.
Due to these advantages, cycloidal gearboxes are commonly used in robotics, automation, packaging machinery, conveyors, and other applications where compactness, high torque, and precise motion are critical.
editor by CX 2023-10-10