4 SHIMPO DRIVES, INC. / 1701 GLENLAKE AVE ITASCA IL 60143 / P: 800.842.1479 / F: 630.924.7382 / WWW.SHIMPODRIVES.COM / [email protected] The reduction ratio of the Speed Reducer can
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The simplest transmissions, often called gearboxes to reflect their simplicity (although complex systems are also called gearboxes in the vernacular), provide gear reduction (or, more rarely, an increase in speed), sometimes in conjunction with a right-angle change in direction of the shaft (typically in helicopters, see picture).