Toyota Supra plastic gear

Aim: 3D-printed gear for Toyota Supra seat steering mechanism.

Original gear has been damaged due to long time, the vehicle has been not moving and high density of grease after long time. Damaged part has been delivered with compatibile screw with trapezoidal thread. Tribological calculations have lead to gear design, which has been confronted with different production methods cost for low-number series. FDM printing has been choosen. Explore 3D model below!