Created by Simourv on 9 March, 2018

What program is good for design and calculate stress and life of gears?

I want a program to make my gear design procedure easy. I want to design gearbox with it and I want the software be able to calculate stress and life time according to torque and speed applied. Any suggestion and help?

2 Answers

GEARTRAX +SOLIDWORKS - gears design and FEA analysis
GEARTEQ - Transmision design

Gears should be design with calculation before draw on programs. You can see Hertz method that consider maximum contact pressure. it's a simple formula referred to material and number of cycle gears do.