Team members standing next to multiple slew drives

Introduction to Slew Drives (2019)

What is a slew drive? A slew drive is a type of gearbox that is specifically designed to handle high radial, axial, and moment loads. They are designed to withstand hold loads while also providing high rotational output torque. Slew drives consist of a worm gear mechanism, a metal ball bearing component, rubber seals, and…