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Worm shaft

Find the perfect worm shaft for your transmission at machinefabriek krimpen in the Netherlands. We produce all parts for worm transmissions, gears and shaft, in many sizes. Beside the standard dimensions, we are also able to manufacture bespoke worm transmission to meet your unique requirements.

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Worm shafts and their uses

A worm shaft has several advantages over a standard gear. The worm is much smaller and can be positioned anywhere along the gear. It can be used in many applications and requires less maintenance than a standard gear. However, it is not ideal for heavy-duty applications because it can become worn out easily and can lead to a reduction in the efficiency of the motor. Therefore, a worm shaft with a high lubrication requirement should be avoided.

Worm shafts are often made using a worm gear, which offers high-gear reduction and fine adjustment. These gears do not move when the power is removed. Because of this, they are ideal for a variety of applications. You can also choose from standard sizes or custom-designed assisted systems. For more information, contact a manufacturer in your area or download our free brochure. After reading this article, you’ll have a better understanding of worm shafts and their uses.

When designing a worm gear, you should consider a number of different factors. One of these is the size factor. This is important when selecting the worm gear, because a smaller worm gear may cause the worm to deflect more than the rest. You should also consider the bending angle of the pinion, which is an essential characteristic of a geared motor. By knowing how the worm will deflect, you can choose the best toothing for your pinion.

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Only the finest worm shaft for your transmission

If you need a worm shaft, Machinefabriek Krimpen is the place to get it. We process only the finest raw materials with our modern machinery to always achieve a result of the highest quality. With our extensive expertise we offer a range of worm shafts in standard sizes, but are also able to custom-make ones. In this case, we always take your wishes and needs into account to produce the perfect worm transmission for your application. Like with our worm gears, you can choose to purchase a small batch of worm shafts or a large batch. Even buying a single shaft is an option.

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With our modern machinery we make the parts as good as new or even better than new.

Thorough gearbox revision service

Do you require a new shaft because your gearbox is showing signs of wear and tear? In that case, employ our services to carry out a thorough revision and repair of your transmission. This is a more efficient and cost-effective alternative to replacing the whole gearbox. Our staff wills always advise you on the best decision in this matter before proceeding.

How may we be of service?

Do you wish for us to manufacture a bespoke worm shaft for your transmission or do you wish to buy one from our standard range? Let us know what type of shaft you need and what quantity, and we will be happy to oblige you. All enquiries regarding our products and services are welcome at +31 180 599022 or via email.

Extensive machine park

With our wide machine park, we are able to quickly manufacture single pieces or a small series so that downtime is kept to a minimum. Most high-quality steels for
We have drive components in stock.

It is not necessary to supply drawings.

We can make a 3D drawing of an existing (defective) part and produce it.

Machinefabriek Krimpen has a CNC gear measuring machine with which we can retrieve the details of the gearing so that you can be sure that you get the correct gearing.