VEX High Strength Gear Kit

Toughen Up!
Build mechanisms capable of withstanding higher stresses than ever before. Lift heavier loads, and survive bigger impacts with the High Strength Gear Kit.

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This kit provides several new gears with features to handle higher loads. Each of these gears has a wider face width; this means each tooth is wider so applied loads will be spread over a larger area. The 12-tooth High Strength Gear is molded out of powdered metal. The 36-tooth and 60-tooth Gears have powdered metal inserts. These metallic components will protect the gear from high loads applied by a VEX axle.

High strength gears mate with all VEX spur gears.
Double-thick face width provides added tooth strength.
Metal Square Hole Inserts prevent axles from "stripping".
Use metal pinions for high strength where it counts.
Use the round-hole inserts to build free spinning idler gears.
Build gearboxes that resist high shock-loads.
Bolt Gears together for added strength.

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Kit Contents:
(4)High Strength 12-tooth Gear (0.58 inch diameter).
(4)High Strength 36-tooth Gear (1.58 inch diameter).
(4)High Strength 60-tooth Gear (2.58 inch diameter).
(16)High Strength Square Gear Insert.
(16)Free Spinning Gear Insert.
(1)Inventor's Guide Insert.
Compatibility : High strength gears mate with all VEX spur gears, All VEX Square Shafts 0.125" (3.2mm).
Material Type:
Metal: 12-tooth Ggear, Square Gear Insert.
Delrin: 36-tooth Gear, 60-tooth Gears, Free Spinning Insert.
Gear Type: Spur.
Diametral Pitch: 24.
Pressure Angle: 20 degrees.
Face Width: 0.500" (12.7mm).