Large Ring Gears — A Topic of Concern
CIM Bulletin, Vol. 71, No. 799, 1978
Robert M. Vadas, Manager - Engineering, Mining Equipment, Dominion Engineering Works Limited, Montreal, Que.
Special considerations are described as they apply to the design of ring gears for high-power grinding mills. AGMA requirements, the importance of the supporting structure, material selection and related field experience are discussed, with special emphasis on available and developing manufacturing technologies.
Gears, Ring gears, Grinding mills, Foundry technology, Milling, Material strength.