Harmonic reducers, also known as strain wave gears, are a type of gear reducer that use a flexible cup-shaped element to transmit torque and reduce speed. They are commonly used in robotic and automation applications due to their compact size and high precision. The harmonic reducer bearing is a key component of the harmonic reducer and plays a crucial role in ensuring its performance and longevity.

Characteristics of harmonic reducer bearings

harmonic reducer bearings


Harmonic reducer bearings are typically constructed from high-strength steel or other alloys, and are designed to withstand high levels of torque and stress. They consist of several different components, including an inner ring, an outer ring, and a set of rollers or ball bearings that transmit torque between the two rings.


The precision of harmonic reducer bearings is critical to the overall performance of the harmonic reducer. They are designed to provide a high level of accuracy and repeatability in the positioning and movement of the robotic or automation system.

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