8040 Chavenelle Road · Dubuque, IA 52002 · 563.583.3591

Worm & Worm Gears: custom made to your specifications

worm-gearsThe Adams Company manufactures all types of worm gears and worms to customer specifications in single or multiple thread configurations.

Worms are available as coarse as 1 circular pitch or as fine as 20 Ax. D.P. Outside diameters range up to 6 in. and worm lengths range up to 12 in. These products can be constructed in any ferrous or non-ferrous material, in integral shaft or shell type with ground or unground, plain, splined, or keyed bores. Ground or milled finishes are available on worms. Heat treatment is optional.

Worm gears can be manufactured as coarse as 1 circular pitch and as fine as 20 Ax. D.P. and with an outside diameter up to 24”. They can be single or multiple thread. Heat treatment is optional.

Worms

  • All types in single or multiple thread
  • Worms as coarse as 1 circular pitch or as fine as 20 Ax. D.P.
  • Worm outside diameters up to 6″ with a 5/8″ minimum and worm lengths up to 12″
  • Integral shaft or shell type with ground or unground, plain splined, or keyed bore
  • Ground or milled finishes
  • Ferrous or non-ferrous materials including steel, hardened steel, stainless steel, cast iron and bronze
  • Heat treated or non-heat treated
  • Large or small quantity runs

Worm Gears

  • Worms as coarse as 1 circular pitch or as fine as 20 Ax. D.P.
  • Worm gears up to 24″ O.D., 1″ minimum
  • Ferrous or non-ferrous materials including steel, hardened steel, stainless steel, cast iron, bronze and composite blanks
  • Heat treated or non-heat treated
  • Large or small quantity runs