Words nearby worm wheel
Origin of worm wheel
OTHER WORDS FROM worm wheelworm-wheel, adjective
Examples from the Web for worm wheel
The frame e carries the worm-wheel a and the worm-gear b, which is operated by the crank f.
At the end of d′′ is fixed, in the usual manner, the worm-wheel for the dividing mechanism.
At each end of this screw it gears into a worm-wheel having journal bearing on the end of the slide rest feed screw as shown.
The cam c to be cut is bolted on to the face of the worm-wheel, which faces the headstock of the lathe.
The live spindle is driven by a worm-wheel, provided around the circumference of the face plate.