Coming In The August Issue: Voith Turbo has introduced the newest version of its Vorecon variable speed planetary gear, the VoreconNX. The VoreconNX targets the low end of the product line’s power range up to 10 MW, strengthening the Vorecon’s portfolio of hydrodynamic variable speed planetary gears for output of up to 50 MW and speeds exceeding 20,000 rpm. The basic components of the Vorecon are a hydrodynamic torque converter, acting as the control unit, coupled with a planetary gear. The planetary gear is designed as a superimposing gear.
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