In agricultural mechanization, a lot of worm gearboxes are used. Because of properties as: simplicity. solid, big range in ratio’s, self braking and low price, make this type of gearbox very popular.
Besides mounting of IEC electric motors, these gearboxes can also be executed with a hydromotor input. Also options as stainless steel output shaft, torque arms, anti corrosion painting etc are possible.
Because of the life time lubriction of most types, this type of gearbox requires no or very less maintenance.