Classification of Gears

Gears are broadly classified into three types,

  1. Parallel shaft gears
  2. Intersecting shaft gears
  3. Non parallel non intersecting shaft gears

1.Parallel shaft gears

  • Spur gear
  • Helical gear
  • Rack and pinion

2.Intersecting shaft gears

  • Bevel gears – Straight bevel, Spiral bevel, Hypoid bevel

3.Non parallel non intersecting shaft gears

  • Spiral gear
  • Worm gear

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