# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Electronics Systems III Task 567798028

CTE Resource Center - Verso

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Design gear ratios for a specified application.

Definition

Design may include
  • gear ratios
  • motor selection
  • torque
  • planetary gearboxes
  • worm gearboxes.

Process/Skill Questions

  • How do gear ratios work?
  • What is the function of a planetary gear box?
  • Why are worm gear boxes necessary with motors?

Other Related Standards

ITEEA National Standards

16. Energy and Power Technologies