Calculating the holding torque in a gear box.
A gear box has the input power 10kw at 2400 rev/min. The gear ratio is a reduction of 2 to 1. The efficiency is 98%. What is the holding torque required?© SolutionLibrary Inc. solutionlibary.com 9836dcf9d7 https://solutionlibrary.com/physics/classical-mechanics/calculating-the-holding-torque-in-a-gear-box-3hg
...ember that Power is = Torque (T) * rotational speed (w). In such a way,
T2 * W2 = 9.8 Kw
But W2 = 2 W1. ...