boxes are considered as the central component of any transmission
system. This is used for converting the speed of engine into torque
and generally provides proper gear reduction. It can be used
in various situations such as fixed machines, cars and anywhere else.
But the most common place is in motor vehicles, where the gearbox
adapts the output of the internal combustion engine to the drive
Types of Gear Boxes:
Manual Gear Box:
Manual type gear is the simplest form that usually involve
manual movement of a type of sliding gear.
Box: An automatic box is
similar to the manual gear box and only exception is that the
transmission systems automatically select the correct gear.
Materials used in the
Fabrication of Gear Boxes:
gear boxes are made from materials like stainless steel, nickel and
titanium. Some non-metallic materials such as compressed
paper, rawhide, wood and nylon are used to reduce noise in these