A gear working another gear at an angle to it by means of bevel wheels.
More example sentences
- The propeller-shaft continues forward along the broken-open keel and back inside the wreck, ending in the engine room with a bevel gear.
- The tilting mechanism consisted of a large bevel gear segment bolted to the cross-head and positioned within the frame of the machine.
- The trucks have crown and bevel gear sets which are connected to the motors by automotive style driveshafts.
Definition of bevel gear in:
- The US English dictionary