A system of gearwheels in which the driven shaft rotates more slowly than the driving shaft.
More example sentences
- We have shown that a V-belt can handle those torque loads when it drives a reduction gear at the crankshaft.
- Usually, the electric motor needs a reduction gear for maximum efficiency.
- The motors are fitted with a two-speed reduction gear.
More definitions of reduction gearDefinition of reduction gear in:
- The US English dictionary