Slewing drives are created by manufacturing gearing, bearings, seals, housing, and motor along with other auxiliary elements and assembling them into a finished gearbox. The slewing drive is usually a gearbox that will safely hold radial and axial loads, together with transmitting torque for rotating. The rotation can be within a single axis or in several axes together.

Slewing drives perform with regular worm technology, by which the worm around the horizontal shaft acts as the driver for the gear. The rotation of the flat screw turns a gear about an axis perpendicular to the screw axis. This blend lowers the pace with the driven member and multiplies its torque, expanding it proportionally as the velocity decreases. The speed ratio of shafts depends upon the relation between the variety of threads on the worm on the array of teeth inside the worm wheel or gear.

As technological innovation has improved, additional slewing drives are working with hourglass worm technological innovation, through which the worm is shaped to engage much more teeth during the gear. This enhanced tooth engagement leads to higher strength, efficiency, and sturdiness.

Due to their various uses, slewing drives can be found in many different model sizes, effectiveness ranges, and mounting characteristics. The drives are well suited for applications requiring each load holding and rotational torque from the same gearbox. They can also be manufactured with dual axes of rotation (turning axes simultaneously) or dual drives around the same axis (two worm threads driving the identical ring gear in 1 particular axis).

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1. Where is your slew drive manufactured?

A: Our slew drives are all manufactured in China. We can design and produce slew drives, and the quality can also be guaranteed. At the same time, our slew drives price is more favorable.

2. I don’t know which slew drive to use. Can you choose for me?

A: Yes, we have 2 product series of worm gear slew drives and spur gear slew drives. Each model has a parameter list on the website. You can choose the suitable slew drive according to these parameter lists. If you don’t know how to choose, you can contact our engineers, and we will work with you to select a suitable product. We can also design a new slew drive solution for you according to your equipment.

3. Can I get your product catalog?

A: You can get our product catalog in the download or contact us. We will send the product catalog to you by email or other ways.

4. Can you customize products?

A: Yes, we can. Our engineers have an emotional experience in slew drive design. On the customized slew drives page, you can see some unique customized products designed by our engineers. These design solutions meet the particular needs of many customers. Our engineers can also work with you to design a new slew drive.

5: Can you provide accessories?

A: Yes, we can provide matching spare parts such as motors, hydraulic motors, and encoders compatible with slew drives.

6. Can you provide a 3D model?

A: Yes. All our slew drives have 3D models. You can contact us to get them. At the same time, we can also provide CAD files and PDF files.

7. How long is your slew drives warranty period?
A: Our slew drives warranty time is 12 months. When you install, use and store the slew drives, please refer to the slew drives instruction manual.

8. Can you choose the color of your slew drives housing?

A: Yes. Our slew drives housing is available in many colors. If you have special requirements, please tell our sales engineers, we are happy to provide services for you.

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