planet wheel

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Synonyms for planet wheel

an outer gear that revolves about a central sun gear of an epicyclic train

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At the same time, an additional partial material flow coming from the adjacent planet wheel reaches the pressure chamber.
In the pressure chamber between these adjacent feed openings, the material flow coming from the rotating planet wheel and the flow that was pressed into the internal gearing of the adjacent channel are united.
Four planet wheels are arranged on and driven by the screw, i.
Contact forces between bearing balls as planet wheels elements produce the frictional forces enabling the function of the bearing elements as sunny wheel, planet wheels and casing wheel as in typical design of frictional type planetary reducer.